Nitish Kumar will attend the farewell dinner party of Pranab Mukherjee with PM Modi
Few days back, Nitish Kumar the CM of Bihar supported NDA’s presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind. He had said, “Ram Nath Kovind has never created any problem for his government in Bihar as a Governor.” All the Chief Ministers are invited to attend the farewell party of Pranab Mukherjee, but only Nitish Kumar will attend the party. Mehbooba Mufti, the CM Jammu and Kashmir will also attend the farewell party as they are ally in the government there with BJP, The CM of Andhra Pradesh has also confirmed his presence.
Nitish Kumar will meet Rahul Gandhi today
Nitish Kumar will meet Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today. The conversation between Mr Kumar and Rahul Gandhi comes at a time, when coalition in Bihar, the Mahagatbandhan, is in serious trouble as their ally Lalu Yadav and family is wrapped up in serious corruption charges. The problems and the disagreement with Tejasvi Yadav is also visible to the world.
Why Nitish Kumar is the only one attending the farewell ?
KC Tyagi the general secretary of Janta dal united said, “Nitish Kumar and Pranab Mukherjee share a special relationship. Even when Nitish Kumar was in the NDA, he had supported Mukherjee’s Presidential candidature (he was a candidate of the Congress-led UPA that warmth in the relationship is not hidden.”
The political equation in Bihar
The politics in Bihar and the centre are related to each other as the central party that is BJP is trying to penetrate in Bihar’s ruling seat, they will try and rule out congress from the Mahagathbandhan in Bihar. The farewell party of Pranab Mukherjee will turn out to be a next step in Bihar’s politics.
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