Bihar’s ruling Janata Dal-United on Sunday slammed former coalition associate Lok Janshakti Celebration (LJP) as a spoiler within the current Meeting polls, terming its President Chirag Paswan a “Hanuman who set Ayodhya on hearth”.
JD-U’s nationwide spokesperson and former Rajya Sabha MP Okay.C. Tyagi’s feedback got here on on the final day of celebration’s Government Committee assembly right here, the place one of many core points was celebration’s under-performance within the Meeting elections, amongst different points.
Forward of the Bihar Meeting polls, Chirag Paswan-led LJP had parted methods with the NDA on the state degree and given a majority of tickets to these candidates who have been denied by the JD-U, whereas preventing in solely these seats the place JD-U was contesting, to play the function of a “vote cutter”.
“Chirag himself introduced that he’s the Hanuman of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. I do know one Hanuman who had set Lanka on hearth and I need to say that Chirag is of that kind (of Hanuman) who has set Ayodhya (his personal alliance) on hearth,” Tyagi mentioned.
“Chirag is the son of socialist chief Ram Vilas Paswan who had made speeches solely after paying respect to leaders like Ram Manohar Lohia, Bhim Rao Ambedkar and others of the identical league. This can be very unlucky that his son has not taken the identify of those social justice leaders and likewise of his father in the course of the Meeting election in Bihar. Regardless of the LJP strolling out of the NDA, he was looking for votes within the identify of Narendra Modi,” Tyagi alleged.
“After the election end result, Nitish Kumar introduced to step down from the CM’s put up. Our different leaders then satisfied him that he’s not a CM on the idea of numbers of MLAs however he’s a CM due to his excessive credibility in Bihar,” he mentioned.
“In 2005, 2010 and 2015, Nitish Kumar had the higher hand in Bihar. With out his efforts, BJP wouldn’t stand right here. Even in 2020, Nitish Kumar was the CM’s face of NDA. In the course of the assembly, celebration leaders emphasised on detecting these leaders or members liable for anti-party actions within the polls,” Tyagi added.