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Gentleman politician from JP era, Nitish’s ‘Lakshman’, Sushil Modi leaves a void in Bihar

Patna: In the political landscape of Bihar from 1990 to 2020, three figures stood out — Lalu Prasad Yadav, Ram Vilas Paswan and Nitish Kumar. Yet, Sushil Kumar Modi emerged as an influential fourth force. The late economist Shaibal Gupta once remarked, “Sushil Kumar Modi lacks the charisma of Nitish Kumar and Lalu Yadav,” but he firmly believed Modi could have been an excellent chief minister for Bihar if given the opportunity. Unfortunately for Modi, his prospects of becoming CM dimmed when his party chose Nitish Kumar as the National Democratic Alliance’s (NDA) chief ministerial candidate in the November 2005 assembly elections. “Well, it’s the order of the party and I have to accept it,” he told this correspondent. Show Full Article ...

Lok Sabha Election 2024: Lakhimpur के गांव की महिलाएं पुल न होने से हैं परेशान वीडियो – हिन्दी न्यूज़ वीडियो एनडीटीवी ख़बर

अजय मिश्रा टेनी(Ajay Mishra Teni) के संसदीय क्षेत्र लखीमपुर(Lakhimpur) खीरी के कंदरा पुर के ग्रामीणें ने गोमती नदी पर पुल को लेकर मतदान का बहिष्कार कर दिया है। ग्रामीणों का कहना है कि पुल न होने से हर साल नाव से नदी पार करने के दौरान कई लोगों की मौत हो जाती है। Source link

‘Lalu gave reservation only to Rabri, Modi fulfilled Sonia’s dream’ — Bihar Deputy CM Samrat Choudhary

New Delhi: While Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Lalu Prasad Yadav “gave reservation only to his wife Rabri Devi,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi even “fulfilled the dream” of his Congress opponent Sonia Gandhi with the women’s quota law, according to Bihar Deputy Chief Minister and BJP state president Samrat Choudhary in an exclusive interview with ThePrint in Patna.Choudhary also didn’t hold back in his sarcasm about Lalu’s son Tejashwi Yadav, former deputy CM and the Leader of Opposition in the Bihar Assembly, who has been attacking the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) on issues of inflation and unemployment. “Tejashwi Yadav is not aware of his father’s deeds. He is a bachcha (child),” Choudhary said. “If Bihar is underdeveloped today, it’s because of Lalu Prasad Yadav. People of...

52 criminal cases & love of horses — who’s Bihar ex-MLA Anant Singh, out campaigning on 15-day parole

New Delhi: Anant Kumar Singh, former Mokama MLA and a notorious criminal with a record of 52 cases, ranging from abduction and murder to violations of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA), wasted no time when he walked out of a Patna jail on 15 days of parole earlier this week. He immediately began canvassing for Rajiv Ranjan Singh, also known as Lalan Singh, the Janata Dal (United) candidate for Bihar’s Munger Lok Sabha seat.Despite being a convicted criminal, Singh wields considerable clout in Munger, under which Mokama falls. While he was granted parole by the Bihar Home Department to resolve an “ancestral property matter”, the opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal has denounced it as a political manoeuvre by the ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA). Beur Jail superintendent ...