|When Nitish Kumar step down in his favor,|
Patna: 7 Feb: Amidst high political drama Nitish Kumar was elected leader of legislative party with the support of 97 MLAs and 20 MLCs. Parties top brass san CM Manjhi, were present in the meeting called by party President Sharad Yadava.
On the other hand C.M. Mr. Jitan Ram Manjhi, hand-picked OBC leader of Nitish Kumar is now playing the ball for BJP. His cabinet dismissed his resolution to dissolve Assembly with 7 Ministers in favor and 21 against.
JDU has reached out to Governor of the State and the President of India with the request that to kindly not pay heed to the recommendation for dissolution of the government.
ANI reports that Bihar ministers supporting Nitish Kumar have sent a fax to Bihar Governor KN Tripathi and to President Pranab Mukherjee saying CM Jitan Ram Manjhi recommended Assembly dissolution without cabinet majority.