Bharatiya Janata Celebration chief and Union minister Nityanand Rai has stoked a significant controversy together with his comment that if opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) involves energy after Meeting elections, ‘terrorists would escape Kashmir and take shelter in Bihar’.
“If the RJD kinds authorities on this election then the terrorists in Kashmir will search shelter in Bihar. We received’t let that occur,” Rai, who’s Union Dwelling minister Amit Shah’s deputy, mentioned whereas talking at an election rally in Vaishali.
Rai, 54, is a Lok Sabha MP from Ujiarpur constituency in Samastipur district. He additionally served because the chief of the BJP’s Bihar unit earlier than Amit Shah appointed him as his deputy within the Ministry of Dwelling Affairs. Rai has emerged because the BJP’s Yadav face in Bihar. The get together expects that he can swing the temper of Yadav voters, leading to a acquire for the saffron get together within the elections. Yadavs comprise over 14% Bihar’s 10 crore inhabitants and are historically seen because the supporter of the RJD.
Rai comment drew sharp criticism from the opposition. Lalu Prasad Yadav’s son and grand alliance’s CM candidate, Tejashwi Yadav, mentioned that the BJP is making makes an attempt to divert the agenda simply forward of elections.
“Unemployment price in Bihar is 46.6%. What does he must say on the fear of unemployment, poverty, hunger and migration? What did their double-engine govt do in 15 years? It’s their try to divert from agenda however we wish to contest the election on agenda,” information company ANI quoted Tejashwi as saying.
“Each Bihari is feeling harm and humiliated by Nityanand ji’s assertion. His comment additionally raises a critical query to the workplace of Dwelling Minister Amit Shah,” RJD’s Rajya Sabha MP Manoj Kumar Jha mentioned.
Three-phase Meeting elections in Bihar are scheduled to be held on October 28, November three, and November 7. Outcomes shall be declared on November 10.