The Bihar Cabinet decided to give free land up to 30 square metre land to a landless SC/ST family on lease for 30 years.
Jitan Ram Manjhi’s son-in-law alleged that he had become a victim of opposition campaign against him.
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi talks about his entry into politics, his party’s alliance with the RJD.
Manjhi urged lawmakers to demand for raising reservation limit in the current winter session of Parliament.
Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh told reporters at the airport here that he hails from Bihar and would keep coming.
He said that the seven ministers from the state would not be allowed entry if they failed to bring desired assistance for the region.
“If you fulfill your commitment to provide special category status to Bihar… I will become your supporter,” Manjhi said.
Manjhi also rubbished reports of “differences” with his predecessor Nitish Kumar.
It was an open and heartful talk between the two leaders on Friday night.
Bihar becomes the ninth state to impose ban on tobacco sale.
Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi blames Cabinet department for the appointment controversy.
Kumar had recently called a meeting of party MPs and MLAs over his “Samparak Yatra” but Manjhi was not present.
He also announced Rs 5 lakh compensation to the victim’s family.
Manjhi said the constituent parties have freedom to discuss such issues within its own organisation.
The CM asked the district administration to carry out a speedy trial of the accused persons to bring them to justice.