After Bihar CM Nitish Kumar won the floor test with the support of BJP in the Assembly today, an aggressive former Deputy CM of Bihar Tejashwi Yadav lashed out at the JDU supremo.
After Bihar CM Nitish Kumar won the floor test with the support of BJP in the Assembly today, an aggressive former Deputy CM of Bihar Tejashwi Yadav lashed out at the JDU supremo. Speaking to the gathered mediamen, he said, “People of Bihar will teach them a lesson; when they couldn’t answer my questions in assembly, then how will they answer the people?” as per ANI. “I asked several questions in assembly today, but BJP and Nitish Kumar had no answers,” he added. Underlining the fact that Nitish had betrayed the mandate of the people that was given in the elections, Yadav said, “Tejashwi was just an excuse for Nitish. The people of Bihar have been betrayed. Now who will bear the losses of the people of Bihar,” he said. Tejashwi also said the mandate was for mahagathbandhan but Nitish Kumar and BJP has disrespected the mandate. Revealing JDU plans in the wake of the change in government, he said, “We will go among the people and tell them the truth” He also slammed the RSS dubbing them as the killer of Mahatma Gandhi.
While on the other side, Bihar’s new Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi expressed his happiness saying the government led by Nitish Kumar has won the vote of confidence. We will sit down soon to discuss the cabinet, he added. Unleashing tirade towards Nitish, Tejashwi asked, “Did you not feel ashamed sitting next to Sushil Kumar Modi? You take out Champaran yatra and then stitch an alliance with BJP,” as per ANI. Comparing his strength over Nitish Kumar, Tejashwi said, “We have 80 MLAs, Nitish ji knew he could not have removed me”.
Meanwhile, the Patna High Court has also refused to hear the RJD’s plea challenging the new government formation in Bihar, a per ANI. In the assembly floor test, the alliance between the JDU, BJP and others has secured 131 votes while the opposition had 108 votes. Nitish Kumar was sworn for the sixth time as Bihar Chief Minister yesterday, less than 24 hrs after he dropped resignation bombshell that led to breaking up of the grand alliance.