With the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) celebrating the 74th birthday of social gathering supremo Lalu Prasad on Friday, his elder son Tej Pratap referred to as on former Bihar Chief Minister and Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) chief Jitan Ram Manjhi on the latters residence, sparking political hypothesis.
After the assembly which lasted about 40 minutes, Tej Pratap informed mediaprsons that the door is open for Manjhi and it’s as much as the HAM chief to determine whether or not he desires to hitch the RJD-led Mahagathbandhan (grand alliance) in Bihar.
“I got here to uncle’s (Manjhi) home to take his blessings,” Tej Pratap mentioned. Manjhi, alternatively, mentioned that there is no such thing as a query of leaving the NDA.
“My social gathering is part of the NDA led by Nitish Kumar in Bihar. I talked to Tej Pratap about social points, not political. I’m happy that he got here to my home. It’s not stunning, as Lalu Prasad and Tejashwi Yadav too had visited my home earlier,” Manjhi mentioned.
HAM is an alliance accomplice of the NDA authorities in Bihar, which is reported to be near Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
Tej Pratap’s remark assumes significance as Manjhi has been vital of the BJP of late.
Even on Friday, Manjhi tweeted that the BJP got here to energy by promising ‘Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas’, however now the saffron social gathering has just one agenda, which is ‘appeasement’.
On Thursday, Manjhi and his social gathering had slammed BJP leaders for terming madrasas as hubs of terrorist actions in Bihar, two days after an explosion at a madrasa in Banka district left one imam (non secular trainer) lifeless.
Sources have mentioned that the RJD is wanting in the direction of Manjhi and his social gathering as a possible alliance accomplice sooner or later.