Finally, the election commission has declared the dates and schedule for the upcoming Bihar Assembly Election. Amidst a rapid increase in positive cases of coronavirus BJP government at the center, Nitish Kumar led NDA government and the Election commission feels that it’s totally safe to conduct the election, celebrate the festival of democracy.
Bihar lags behind in almost all the basic infrastructure from education to health and in providing public amenities. The current government has failed in controlling pandemic while positive cases are already going high. It has also failed in provide relief to flood affected districts. The flood in Bihar so far has affected more than 16 lac population. There are still numerous incidents of open defecation yet it doesn’t seem like it will make up to election manifesto of ruling parties.
The full interview is uploaded on @Video Volunteers YouTube channel. Click on the link to watch the full interview. https://youtu.be/Nb97BfY0mwk
Guests in the panel are the documentary filmmaker of Open Defecation Failure which recently released for public on Video Volunteers YouTube Channel. Shah Faisal is a community correspondent of Video Volunteers from Kishanganj, Bihar and runs his own Digital Media Platform, Main Media. Zafar Equal is a senior community correspondent from Arwal Bihar, he is one committed journalist and raises rural issues to solve them with the help of the community and the local administration. Anwarul Hoda is YouTube channel Manager at Video Volunteers