Villagers allege EBC family was promised medical treatment if they converted; Cops say conversions common in the area.
Sushil said the state government had been looking for ways for last 18 months to remove Kuldip Narayan.
Manjhi also rubbished reports of “differences” with his predecessor Nitish Kumar.
We have detected bungling of Rs 2 Cr in medicine purchase and this cannot be called a scam, said Ramdhani Singh.
He also used the opportunity to once again defend senior JD(U) leader and former chief minister Nitish Kumar.
Sushil Kumar Modi also asked why the present health minister Ramdhani Singh, who was talking about ordering an inquiry, had “spared” Nitish.
The ‘letter war’ started after a report last week found prima facie irregularities in the purchase.
Yasoda Devi recently complained to police that her husband, who was “forcibly converted to Islam” in August.
Asked to corroborate his charge, Modi refused to furnish evidence in this regard.
BJP suffered a reverse, bagging four out of the 10 seats where bypoll was held, compared to the six seats it held earlier.
He claimed that Kumar has made his position “ridiculous” and “untrustworthy” by joining forces with RJD.
BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi challenges Nitsh Kumar to dissolve the Bihar Assembly and face fresh polls.
Sushil Modi also slammed Kumar for ‘begging’ before arch-rival Lalu Prasad to ensure victory of JD(U) candidates in the RS by-poll.
The senior BJP leader said that Manjhi must attend Narendra Modi’s swearing-in to send out a message that he need not obtain permission of his predecessor.
Reacting to Kumar’s claim of having the people’s mandate for five years, Modi said it was not only for JD(U) but for the JD(U)-BJP coalition.