Bihar’s BJP chief Sushil Kumar tells Appu Esthose Suresh that the major reason for the rise in number of communal incidents in Bihar is a lack of governance.
Last week, Minister Singh had made the allegations against Modi’s wife after his daughter was forced to resign from the post of librarian at Patna’s Indira Gandhi Institute of Medical Sciences.
Modi said the Nitish Kumar government had been making baseless allegations against his wife Jessy George out of political ill-will.
Sushil Kumar Modi, former Bihar deputy CM, assesses the BJP’s poll prospects and writes off rivals in this interview to Santosh Singh.
Sushil Kumar Modi alleged that Nitish Kumar after meeting the Governor on February 9 had claimed majority.
Bureaucrats close to Nitish transferred, CM’s men get high-profile departments.
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.