According to Rajya Sabha MP and RJD spokesperson Manoj Jha, the CPI-RJD alliance could not be forged also because his party was not willing to compromise on its candidate Tanveer Hassan, considering his popularity and the work done by him in Begusarai.
2019 Lok Sabha elections: RJD has gone back to its tested combination of Muslim-Yadav (MY) by fielding eight Yadavs, including Sharad Yadav from Madhepura, Misa Bharati from Pataliputra and Chandrika Rai from Saran.
Police said that about three-four people came and one of them shot at Rai (60) from close range and all of them fled the spot before local residents could intervene. Rai was taken to a hospital where he was declared dead.
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) worker Minhaj Khan was shot dead in Sheikhpura village of Bihar's Siwan on Friday night. The deceased was close to Siwan strongman and former Rashtriya Janata Dal MP Mohammad Shahabuddin.