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India politics: Nitish Kumar resigns as Bihar chief minister, snaps ties with BJP

Bibliometric Details: Issue No: 8 | Issue Month:August | Issue Year:2022

Nitish Kumar has broken the alliance with BJP and resigned because the chief minister of the Indian converse of Bihar. He submitted his resignation to Governor Phagu Chauhan along with letters of toughen from the RJD, Congress, Left, and diversified minor parties, clearing the arrangement in which for the ‘Mahagathbandha’ or gigantic alliance authorities to decide workplace as soon as again and for him to continue as chief minister.

In the 243-seat Bihar assembly, the JD-U has 45 MLAs, bringing the massive alliance’s strength to 160. With 79 MPs, the RJD is the correct birthday party with a majority.

Nitish Kumar, who went to Raj Bhavan on my own, launched his resignation to the waiting media.

“I changed into as soon as the chief minister of Bihar. Now, I in actuality own given my resignation from the post of chief minister,” he stated.

For the reason that 2019 Lok Sabha elections, when his JD-U received finest a single berth in Narendra Modi’s authorities at the Centre, mature NDA ally Nitish has been upset with the BJP.

Earlier, addressing a gathering of lawmakers of his Janata Dal-United, Nitish Kumar, sources stated, levelled allegations against the BJP, announcing it changed into as soon as conspiring against him and looking out to persuade JD-U MLAs to riot against him.

Sources stated that Nitish Kumar accused the BJP of “horse trading” and giving some birthday party leaders lucrative affords to assemble them ministers. 

(With inputs from companies)

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