Grand Alliance leaders held a meeting here on Friday. However, the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and the Congress were conspicuously absent from the meeting, indicating that all is not well in the grand alliance.
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The Rashtriya Janata Dal last week announced that party leader Tejashwi Yadav will be the party’s chief ministerial candidate in the 2020 Bihar Assembly polls.
The statement comes a day RJD leader Raghuvansh Prasad Singh was quoted by a news agency saying, “I don’t know exactly where Tejashwi is. Maybe he has gone to watch the World Cup. I am not sure about it”
Tej Pratap Yadav on Tuesday, May 28, came in support of Tejashwi. Tej Pratap Yadav tweeted, “If anyone doubts Tejashwi’s leadership they should leave RJD.”
This is first time that the RJD failed to win a single seat in Lok Sabha polls in Bihar, which is regarded as a party bastion.
Bihar emerged as one of the largest states where a rainbow alliance of opposition parties was taking on the incumbent Bharatiya Janata Party.
An error was reported in the electoral roll at Patna’s veterinary college booth when RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav’s picture was missing from the voter list and instead someone else’s photo under his name was printed. The error was not only in the photograph of Tejashwi, but discrepancy was also there in[Read More…]
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Monday released party manifesto for the Lok Sabha Elections 2019. The manifesto was released in Patna, Tejashwi was accompanied by Rajya Sabha MP Manoj Jha. In their manifesto titled ‘Pratibadhata Patra’, the party promised to legalise toddy. The RJD manifesto promises that[Read More…]
Tejashwi Yadav appeals opposition parties to not participate in “shouting matches” on some TV news channels
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal politician and Leader of Opposition in the Bihar state assembly, Tejashwi Yadav has appealed to “all political parties in the opposition to not participate” in the debate that take place in some of the TV channels, where “a spectale is produced every evening with the sole[Read More…]
Ajay Kumar Singh Venturing out into an unknown territory when you rely on your compass, it indicates you the North. And if its dark and you have no compass at hand, your only guide is that brightest North Star. The Indian Political compass has always been affected by this phenomena.[Read More…]
Patna: The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) is likely to contest alone in Bihar for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, as party leaders hinted it will not be a part of the opposition’s Grand Alliance. BSP’s Bihar in-charge Lalji Medhkar said the BSP would contest all 40 Lok Sabha seats in[Read More…]
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Tuesday said that the opposition Grand Alliance in Bihar was united and strong and will soon announce its decision on seat sharing for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. “We will smoothly decide the seat sharing and will soon make it public,”[Read More…]
Patna: Bihar opposition leader Tejashwi Yadav on Friday dared Prime Minister Narendra Modi to form a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) to probe the purchase of 36 Rafale jet fighters in a ready-to-fly condition from France. “If Modi is honest and his government is holy, why he is not forming the[Read More…]
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashwi Yadav’s petition is turned down by the Patna High Court on Friday in favor of the government order which asked him to vacate his bungalow. Tejashwi Yadav residence in Patna is allotted to Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi and CM Nitish Kumar’s government order for[Read More…]
Patna: Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashwi Yadav has alleged Nitish Kumar led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) of running a corrupt government in the state. Yadav after returning from Delhi launched a scathing attack on ruling party and said, “The way scams are breaking out in the state, one after another[Read More…]
Patna: The Congress on Wednesday appeared to distance itself from Alpesh Thakor, the Gujarat MLA who is an AICC secretary in-charge for Bihar and has been blamed by the ruling BJP in the western state for the recent attacks on migrants from the Hindi belt. At a joint press conference[Read More…]
Patna: There is no truth in speculation about differences between RJD chief Lalu Prasad’s two sons, Tej Pratap Yadav and Tejashwi Yadav, said Lalu ‘s eldest daughter Misa Bharti, party’s Rajya Sabha MP. “There is some discord among party workers about two brothers in our family,” Misa Bharti said at[Read More…]
Former Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav claimed serious charges against Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, alleging that a close leader from his party was involved in murder of Sameer Kumar, the former mayor. RJD leader Tejashwi alleged that Muzaffarpur senior superintendent of police (SSP) Harpreet Kaur was transferred when she[Read More…]
Former Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar and leader of opposition Tejashwi Yadav is the youngest son of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav and former Chief Minister Rabri Devi. The ambitious leader of RJD is believed to be the Chief Ministerial face of RJD for the next assembly[Read More…]
Repudiating all the news reported about the differences with his elder brother Tej Pratap Yadav, former Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Tejashwi Yadav alleged that the rumours of the rift within his family are spread on the directions of Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to demoralise party cadres and supporters. “All[Read More…]
Former Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Tejashwi Yadav has once again raised his voice against the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case. He has accused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of transferring Muzaffarpur SP Harpreet Kaur, the police who was probing the Muzaffarpur shelter home case. Harpreet is the police officer who[Read More…]
“With folded hands, I request, criminals to give up their activities during the pinddaan period”, said Bihar’s deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi at the annual inauguration of “Pitripaksha Mela” in Gaya district of Bihar. Adding further to it he said, “You go on doing as you wish at other times[Read More…]
The recent unfolding of unexpected events in Rashtriya Janata Dal has opened windows of speculations for JDU, BJP and other anti RJD parties. There are whispers in the political corridors that all is not smooth inside RJD these days. It is believed that there are ideological differences between the two[Read More…]
Patna, Sep 15 (IANS) Opposition leader Tejashwi Yadav on Saturday questioned Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on his silence over the scams in the state. “U-turn Specialist Nitish Kumar is silent on Srijan Scam, Toilet Scam, Paddy Scam, Scholarship Scam, Dam Scam, MGNREGA Scam, Uterus Scam, Medicine Scam, Recruitment Scam, BPSC[Read More…]
Lalu Prasad Yadav’s eldest son and former Health Minister of Bihar, Tej Pratap Yadav may not be as active and a sharp politician as brother Tejashwi Yadav but is certainly a hope in disguise. The multitasker has been in news for not just for his divergent character but also for[Read More…]