JD(U) green signal to the merger was given at a meeting of MLAs, MLCs and MPs at the residence of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
Tents in stadium, food for 1.25 lakh guests, 3,000 cops at first event of grand Janata Parivar wedding.
Lalu’s clearance is vital as the JD(U) is able to sustain its government in Bihar only because of his support after the break-up with the BJP.
Lalu is impressed with both Tejashwi’s speaking skills and and his “methodological preparation” for any subject.
Lalu and Nitish had hinted they would merge after January 15, at the end of inauspicious kharmas.
Merger plans moving forward nationally, leaders to meet in Patna today to mark Makar Sankranti.
Kumar was talking to media persons after the end of two-day meeting of party leaders here.
The beginning of the grand merger would be made with the merger of RJD and JD(U), sources said.
The shopkeeper said the MLA was injured during the scuffle with his staff, and it was not “deliberately thrown at him”.
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi talks about his entry into politics, his party’s alliance with the RJD.
Lalu warms up to the idea, Mulayam tipped to lead new party.
RJD chief Lalu Prasad has been finally served an eviction notice by Urban Development Ministry officials after his extended stay in the Type VIII Tughlaq Road bungalow expired on October 31. It is also known that Prasad met UD minister M Venkaiah Naidu twice to stay on in the bungalow on health grounds as well […]
Paswan’s reaction comes after Lalu had said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has become an NRI.
Parties favour merger to take on the BJP, but Lalu buys time.
His statement is taken as a ploy to put pressure on party leadership to “reinstate faith in his leadership”