Bihar: RJD's wait & watch hint as Nitish Kumar reveals CM oath plan

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Published on November 15, 2020 - Duration: 03:05s

Bihar: RJD's wait & watch hint as Nitish Kumar reveals CM oath plan

Days after Bihar Assembly election results were revealed, Janata Dal (United) chief Nitish Kumar was selected to retain the Chief Minister's mantle in a meeting of legislators of the National Democratic Alliance.

All MLAs of the alliance partners - JD(U), BJP, HAM(S), and VIP - reportedly attended the meeting.

In the recently concluded election, the NDA managed to retain power by bagging 125 seats in the 243-member Assembly, but the BJP upstaged JD(U) by winning more seats - 74 and 43 respectively.

The opposition Mahagathbandhan alliance - consisting of RJD, Congress, and Left parties among others - won 110 seats.

As Nitish Kumar revealed his plan to take oath on November 16, RJD's Manoj Jha said that a person whose party won just over 40 seats shouldn't dream of becoming the CM and a 'spontaneous alternative' will emerge in the state soon.


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