Kurhani By Election: Bihar Chief Minister and former JDU National President Nitish Kumar and RJD leader cum Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejashwi Yadav, who broke the alliance with the BJP about four months ago and reunited with the Grand Alliance, jointly addressed a political rally on Friday. Both the leaders campaigned together for the by-election of Kudhani assembly constituency and fiercely attacked the BJP.
JD(U) candidate is contesting against BJP’s Kedar Gupta in Kudhani seat. The polling will be held on December 5 and the counting of votes will take place on December 8. The by-election is being held on this seat due to the disqualification of the sitting MLA of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), Anil Sahni. This time Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s party Janata Dal (United) has fielded its candidate from the ruling Grand Alliance.
Nitish said – everyone has come together, he is left alone
CM Nitish Kumar, who quit the BJP in August to join hands with the RJD, said, “All other parties have come together and they (BJP) are left alone.” Their leaders, who have been sidelined in their own party, are trying to boost their fortunes by targeting us.
Taking a dig at the BJP, the Chief Minister said, “Nothing happens in their camp except propaganda. They did not agree to our demand for special status category. If it had been accepted, Bihar would have progressed even faster. I think we are back to old place. Now we will work together.
the media is now in their control
The JD(U) leader claimed that the grand alliance government works for everyone but its efforts are not “publicised enough”. Kumar said, “Journalists are told not to report our achievements due to pressure from above… Ours is a government that works for all and does not divide society through the divisive prism of Hindu versus Muslim. Sees.
remove all complaints
The rally also witnessed clashes between Mahagathbandhan supporters and job aspirants. The Chief Minister said, “I saw that some job seekers were holding placards here. Looks like they’re gone. I want to tell all such people that their grievances will be addressed. We are refraining from making a concrete announcement here as the model code of conduct comes in the way.
Tejashwi said – BJP was afraid of losing the 2024 elections
Deputy Chief Minister Yadav also took a dig at the BJP, saying the party was “fearing of losing the battle of 2024”. You will vote on December 5, the day Lalu ji’s kidney transplant will take place. I am going to Singapore to be with him. I have spoken to him and he wanted to know which way the wind is blowing in Kudhani. I have assured them that the Grand Alliance will win.
Tejashwi said that his father faced court cases and remained in jail, which affected his health. Yadav said, “But he was never scared of the BJP. The same blood flows in my veins.
Will fulfill the promise of giving 10 lakh jobs
The Deputy Chief Minister asked the people to vote in favor of JD(U) candidate Manoj Singh Kushwaha. He also reiterated the government’s commitment to generate large scale employment. Yadav said, “I had promised 10 lakh jobs during the 2020 assembly elections. The Chief Minister, to our delight, not only agreed but announced in his Independence Day address that he wanted to create jobs for double the number of people.
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