He cautioned that the NDA alone stood to gain if Manjhi is replaced as major chunk of Mahadalit votes would shift towards it.
LJP sources said the feelers from the BJP is that it will get to contest about 45-odd seats.
Lok Sabha was debating price rise after a demand from the Opposition Congress.
We have demanded the central government to cancel this directive, said Chhattisgarh Food Minister.
Ramvilas Paswan prefers not to carry a mobile and is not known to be tech-savvy, is latest to join social media.
Paswan had reportedly sought an appointment with Mamata, but it was denied citing prior commitments.
Paswan had quit the Vajpayee-led NDA regime in 2002 in protest over Gujarat riots.
While JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav may get walkover, party’s nominee and former CM’s cultural adviser Pawan Verma will face Independents Anil Sharma and Dilip Jaiswal.
A portion of the stage at Hajipur stadium came down because of overcrowding.
His other priorities include fine-turning the minimum support price mechanism and addressing the delay in disposing of cases in consumer courts.
Paswan said differences between Hindus and Muslims have increased and this has happened because of vote bank politics.
Paswan and Rabri are contesting from Hajipur(SC) and Saran.
Lalu Prasad said, he has been saying in his every election meeting that Nitish is no factor in the present Lok Sabha elections.
Sources said it was Lalu Prasad who suggested candidature of Sabir Ali to LJP chief Ramvilas Paswan.
Post-Paswan, Rahul’s aides again sought to bargain with Nitish Kumar only to be rebuffed.