Nitish Kumar ought to give up the BJP-led Nationwide Democratic Alliance (NDA) and again Tejashwi Yadav as Chief Minister, senior Congress chief Digvijaya Singh mentioned as we speak, a day after the Chief Minister gained a fourth time period in Bihar however with vastly diminished numbers.
In a collection of tweets, Digvijaya Singh mentioned the BJP had decreased Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s stature with its “kootneeti” (technique) in Bihar.
“BJP is sort of a vine, it takes the assist of one other tree and thrives whereas the tree dries up. Nitish ji, Lalu Yadav and also you fought collectively and he went to jail. Quit the BJP-RSS ideology and bless Tejashwi. Do not let this vine-like BJP develop in Bihar,” the previous Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister tweeted.
Digvijaya Singh misplaced a status battle in Madhya Pradesh yesterday, with ex-colleague Jyotiraditya Scindia delivering a piece of seats gained by the Congress in 2018 to the BJP in bypolls. Mr Scindia had blamed Digvijay Singh and Kamal Nath when he exited the Congress in March with 22 MLAs, bringing down the occasion’s authorities in Madhya Pradesh.
Digvjaya Singh additionally suggested Nitish Kumar to depart Bihar and enter nationwide politics. “Nitish ji, Bihar has change into small for you. You must be a part of nationwide politics. Don’t let the Union’s coverage of ”divide and rule”. Assist all socialists consider within the secular ideology. Do take into account,” the Rajya Sabha member mentioned.
He additionally mentioned Congress chief Rahul Gandhi was the “solely chief within the nation preventing a battle of ideology”.
The NDA retained energy in Bihar yesterday however Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal United gained solely 43 seats in comparison with ally BJP’s 74.
Chirag Paswan’s Lok Janshakti Celebration (LJP), which fielded 137 candidates, managed just one seat however is believed to have broken the JDU and dragged its tally down, making it the junior accomplice in Bihar for the primary time.
The opposition RJD of Tejashwi Yadav emerged the single-largest occasion with 75 seats however his alliance fell far wanting the bulk mark of 122 within the 243-member meeting. The Congress turned out to be the weakest hyperlink within the opposition, successful solely 19 of the 70 seats it contested.