Topic: Nitish Kumar
MLAs of Congress reportedly flew to Hyderabad on Sunday, in an attempt to prevent poaching by the BJP-led NDA, ahead of the trust vote...
Nitish Kumar took oath as NDA Chief Minister of the state, for the ninth time, at Raj Bhawan today. Two Deputy CMs from BJP Samrat Choudhary and Vijay Kumar Sinha, and six other ministers also took the oath today.
Speaking to reporters outside the Raj Bhavan, Nitish said that a new alliance will be formed. He added that things were “not working out” in the Opposition’s INDIA alliance and he decided to resign because things were not good.
The Bihar Assembly on Thursday unanimously passed a bill to increase caste-based reservations in education and government jobs from 50% to 65%, crossing the ceiling set by the Supreme Court.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar predicted on Friday that the Lok Sabha polls may be scheduled earlier than anticipated, citing the ruling BJP's apprehension regarding his efforts to unite the Opposition.