Dismissing BJP's charge of return of 'Jungle Raj' in Bihar over killing of engineers for extortion in the state, disgruntled party leader Shatrughan Sinha said performance of a government could not be judged in a short period of time.
Close on the heels of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad's apparent snub to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over deterioration in the law and order situation, senior party leader Raghubansh Prasad Singh today expressed concern over the rise in crime and asked Kumar to check the slide.
A vast chunk of land leased to National Herald newspaper has allegedly been encroached and the Bihar revenue department will now look into the matter. About 22 'kathas' or around one-third of an acre of land allotted to the newspaper in the heart of the state capital is encroached and could never come in possession of the allottee, it is alleged.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is confident of bringing back Mulayam Singh Yadav back to the grand alliance against the BJP led National Democratic Alliance in Bihar, after the Samajwadi Party (SP) chief walked out yesterday over not being consulted over seat sharing for the upcoming assembly elections.
The Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), an ally of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA), has asked the BJP not to give tickets to those rebel legislators who had deserted their party in the past to join Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal United (JDU), in the upcoming assembly elections in Bihar.
Ahead of the much hyped rally being organised by Bihar Chief Minister, Nitish Kumar's Janata Dal United (JDU), Lalu Prasad's Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), and the Congress in Patna tomorrow, the BJP has put up their hoardings right next to those put up JDU, to counter claims being made by the state government on various issues.