Patna: Following the withdrawal of Dr. Barun Kumar as the Janata Dal – U candidate from Sitamarhi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sunil Kumar Pintu resigned from his party and joined the JD-U that promptly rewarded him as the replacement of Dr. Kumar.
Patna: After delivering his speech in Jamui on Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi headed straight to Gaya where he joined Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and other NDA leaders in addressing a large crowd at the local Gandhi Maidan and thus officially kicking off the election season in the state.
New Delhi: Soon to be ex-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shatrughan Sinha who is poised to contest Lok Sabha election from his traditional Patna Saheb seat, in an interview, said that it was Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav who ‘advised’ him to leave BJP and join Congress instead because Congress was truly a national party.
Patna: With senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shatrughan Sinha all set to quit the party and join Congress on April 6, his soon-to-be ex-party colleague Sushil Kumar Modi, at a press conference in Patna on Sunday took shots at Sinha saying he should stop embarrassing himself at his ripe age and retire from active politics before he makes further fool of himself.
Patna: With the Grand Alliance in Bihar on the verge of collapse due to disagreement between the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Congress over seat-sharing, the previously-scheduled induction of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shatrughan Sinha into Congress party was once again delayed until April 6.