Chhattisgarh elections 2018: IED blast reported as first phase of polling underway

The stage is set for the first phase of Chhattisgarh assembly elections in 18 seats spread across eight Maoist-affected districts on Monday. The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is eyeing a fourth straight term in the tribal-dominated state as the opposition Congress seeks to return to power after 15 years.

Nov 12, 2018, 12:55 PM IST