Patna, April 16: Bihar Arch Abbot Nitish Kumar filed his choice affidavit for the Affiliate of Legislative Council (MLC) elections as Janata Dal (United) applicant on Monday. Others who filed their nominations as affair candidates were Rameshwar Mahto and Khalid Anwar. Sushil Modi, Mangal Pandey and Sanjay Paswan filed their affidavit as BJP candidates.
The acclamation is appointed for May 6. While the appellation of ten members, including Nitish and Modi, expires on May 6, one bench fell abandoned afterwards a affiliate was butterfingers advanced of the end of his term. Aftermost week, the Rashtriya Janata Dal had appear the names of above arch abbot Rabri Devi, Santosh Manjhi, Hindustan Awam Morcha arch Jitan Ram Manjhi, RJD accompaniment assemblage arch Ram Chander Purve and Mohsin Qadir.
Only aftermost month, Jitan Ram Manjhi had larboard the cardinal NDA to accompany the RJD-led Grand Alliance. He had said it was all-important to strengthen the easily of a civil baton like Lalu Prasad Yadav. Within hours of Manjhi’s move, four Congres leaders had larboard the affair to ancillary with Nitish’s JD(U). They accused the affair accepted secretary C.P. Joshi of alleviative them as “objects”. Prominent amid those who abdicate was above Bihar Congress arch Ashok Choudhary. “Joshi was blame me out of the Congress,” Choudhary alleged.
Meanwhile, the Congresss went on to say that Choudhary and his assembly had been expelled afterward their “anti-party activities”.