Politics Nitish Kumar questions wisdom behind holding elections in 'intense heat' of summer, advocates fewer phases Updated : May 19, 2019 10:23 AM IST Asserting that elections should not be held in so many phases, Kumar said that elections should be held in minimal phases so that voters should not have any problems in exercising their franchise. Kumar exuded confidence that NDA government will be formed at the Centre under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.