The motive behind the killing of the leader is yet to be ascertained, police said.
The bandh disrupted normal life as few trains were halted by lathi-wielding mobs, which also forced few shops and educational institutions to shut operations.
The Lalu Prasad-led RJD party has decided to engage 1,000 tongas from the first week of August.
The Congress has come out with its first hoarding ahead of the assembly polls while the RJD has decided its campaign would involve tongas rather than cars.
‘When the survey has been done on caste lines, why are caste figures not being divulged? BJP was opposed to the Mandal Commission, it looks opposed to revealing a caste breakup’
A RJD delegation would also meet Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to seek seeking action against the MLA.
This is the logic of the Yadav alliance in UP/Bihar which has brought together the RJD, JD(U) and Samajwadi Party.
Pappu Yadav spitted venom against RJD supremo Lalu Prasad and alleged he was shown the doors as Prasad saw in him threat to facilitate succession of his son on RJD top post.
“He cannot tolerate self-respecting people like Ranjan Yadav, Ramkripal Yadav and now me,” said Pappu Yadav.
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.
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