Patna: Following a breach in the Punpun embankment on late Monday night, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar once again conducted an aerial survey to take stock of the situation in Mokama, Mahaurhi, and Dhanarua and directed the officials to expedite relief work in the region.
Patna: After his initial shrug to Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) ex MP from Siwan Mohammed Shahabuddin, the Janata Dal – U leaders in Patna on Monday went in an overdrive demanding from the RJD leadership to control its members who, they said, were trying to undermine the Chief Ministership of Nitish Kumar.
Patna: NDA leaders in Patna led by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Monday met with Governor Ram Nath Kovind and handed over a memo to him demanding imposition of Crime Control Act (CCA) on Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) former MP and notorious criminal Mohammed Shahabuddin who was released from the prison after spending over a decade on murder and other charges.
Patna: After taking the high road for a brief period saying he had the mandate of the people and he was not obligated to respond to every negative comment made against him, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday unleashed his attack surrogate on Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and convicted criminal Mohammed Shahabuddin warning him to 'remain within his limit' and not do or say anything saying that could land him in jail once again.
Patna: After causing a flutter in the state politics by his statement that he did not consider Janata Dal – U President and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as his leader, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Mohammed Shahabuddin, in a media interview on Saturday, said the Nitish government was in no danger and would be able to complete its term without any problem.
Patna: Causing the first dent in the new avatar of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar – a man with the solo agenda of wiping off every trace of alcohol from the state – K. K. Pathak, the Excise and Prohibition Principal Secretary who literally formulated the new prohibition policy of Bihar, asked for an extended leave after expressing disappointment at the abuse of the law in the hands of government officials.
Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) chief and Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, at a press conference in Patna on Saturday, expressed his frustration over the return of Jungle Raj in Bihar that, he said, was confirmed by the release of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader and former MP from Siwan Mohammed Shahabuddin after spending 11 years in prison on murder charges.
Patna: Just few months after he held an inside-the-prison meeting with Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Abdul Ghafoor, the Minority Welfare Minister in the Nitish administration, notorious criminal and Siwan terror Mohammed Shahabuddin walked out of the Bhagalpur prison as a free man on Saturday after being granted bail in the 2015 killing of Rajesh Raushan who was a witness in the killing of two brothers in Siwan back in 2004.
Patna: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushil Kumar Modi, at a press conference in Patna on Saturday, blasted the Nitish government saying the release of notorious criminal and former Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) MP Mohammed Shahabuddin was the result of the combined effort of RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.