Nitish Kumar will proceed to serve Bihar for his full time period as Chief Minister and isn’t going anyplace, two senior leaders of the Janata Dal (United) stated at the moment, trashing hypothesis that Mr Kumar is eyeing a stint in Rajya Sabha.
Upendra Kushwaha, president of the JD(U)’s parliamentary board and Sanjay Kumar Jha, Bihar minister and JD(U) nationwide common secretary, took to Twitter to trash the excitement round Mr Kumar transferring to the higher home of Parliament.
In a tweet in Hindi, Mr Kushwaha stated Mr Kumar has the mandate to serve the individuals of Bihar for the following 5 days and he’s going nowhere. “He’s and can stay the Chief Minister,” Mr Kushwaha added.
अरे भाई, आदरणीय नेता श्री नीतीश कुमार जी को फिलहाल पांच वर्षों के लिए बिहार की जनता की सेवा का जनादेश प्राप्त है। अर्थात, नीतीश जी कहीं नहीं जाने वाले हैं। मुख्यमंत्री हैं और रहेंगे..!
— Upendra Kushwaha (@UpendraKushJDU) April 1, 2022
“I am intrigued on the rumor that Hon CM Shri @NitishKumar is considering going to Rajya Sabha! That is mischievous, and much from reality. Shri Kumar has individuals’s mandate to serve Bihar, and can proceed to take action for the total time period as Chief Minister. He isn’t going anyplace!” Mr Jha tweeted.
I am intrigued on the rumor that Hon CM Shri @NitishKumar is considering going to Rajya Sabha! That is mischievous, and much from reality.
Shri Kumar has individuals’s mandate to serve Bihar, and can proceed to take action for the total time period as Chief Minister. He isn’t going anyplace!
— Sanjay Kumar Jha (@SanjayJhaBihar) April 1, 2022
“Shri Nitish Kumar was the face of the NDA in 2020 Bihar Meeting elections, and other people voted this alliance to energy. His unwavering dedication to serve individuals & capability to rework #Bihar are sacrosanct. I urge all to desist from such propaganda, which shall yield little,” he stated in one other tweet.
The excitement round Mr Kumar’s potential entry into the Higher Home of Parliament began
Throughout an off-the-cuff chat with journalists, Mr Kumar, who has been Chief Minister for 16 years, was requested whether or not he was contemplating operating for parliament from Nalanda – he has been touring the now abolished Lok Sabha constituency of Barh, which he received 5 instances.
“No likelihood,” stated the Chief Minister. However when requested whether or not he want to be a member of the Rajya Sabha, he stated: “I will not thoughts going to the Rajya Sabha however for now, I’ve the duties of Chief Minister. I’ve been Chief Minister for over 16 years, so I do not know…”
Whereas Mr Kumar clarified that he has no intentions of going anyplace, JD(U) leaders really feel that his remarks sparked an enormous buzz. The feedback by the Chief Minister, who’s navigating a not so clean alliance with the BJP in Bihar, have been adopted by a number of BJP legislators publicly demanding that he ought to step apart now and make means for a brand new Chief Minister.
One part of Bihar NDA leaders stated Mr Kumar has both already been sounded out a couple of coveted job in Delhi or that he has tossed an thought to the BJP management that he could be prepared to contemplate a shift to the capital, however for one thing substantial.
The recent buzz additionally comes in opposition to the continued hypothesis about Nitish Kumar being named as the following Vice-President.
An entry into the Higher Home for Nitish Kumar would imply matching the report of two contemporaries – Lalu Yadav and Sushil Modi – who’ve been members of all homes of parliament and the meeting.
Mr Kumar has to this point been a member of the Bihar meeting, legislative council and Lok Sabha.