Lone LJP MLA joins ruling JD(U) in Bihar
Lone LJP MLA Raj Kumar Singh formally joined the JD(U) lately in the presence of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and different senior social gathering leaders.
Mr. Singh earlier supported the ruling JD(U) throughout election for the put up of Deputy Speaker in the State Assembly and was unofficially thought-about in the JD(U). A month in the past, he had met Mr. Kumar and a State Minister near the CM, which lastly paved his solution to JD(U).
Recently, lone LJP MLC Nutan Singh too had give up the social gathering and joined the BJP. Ms. Singh’s husband Neeraj Kumar Singh ‘Babloo’ is a BJP MLA from Chhatapur in Supaul district of the State.
LJP MLA Raj Kumar Singh had received the final State Assembly election from Matihani constituency in Begusarai district. He joined the JD(U) on Tuesday in a low-key affair in the presence of Mr. Kumar, social gathering MP Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lalan Singh and ministers Vijay Kumar Chowdhury and Ashok Chowdhary.
In the 2020 Assembly election, the LJP had fielded 143 candidates in 243 seats however may win solely Matihani seat. However, the candidates are mentioned to have broken prospects of successful for greater than two dozen JD(U) candidates in the ballot.
Despite being part of the NDA, LJP chief Chirag Paswan had fielded social gathering candidates towards alliance associate JD(U) nominees to mar their prospect of successful the ballot as each the alliance events have been at loggerheads.
Recently, a number of LJP leaders had joined the JD(U) and several other different native social gathering leaders had switched their loyalty to the RJD, the primary Opposition social gathering.