The RJP approached the Supreme Court with the plea seeking directions to the Election Commission for conducting elections in March next year in view of Covid-19 pandemic.
Congress, which remains on the fringes in Nitish-ruled state, has planned series of ‘virtual rallies’ to woo the electorate in its favour. The party has decided to hold virtual rallies across the state from September 1.
A Facebook user named Jitendra Kumar Sharma shared a post on August 19, in which he posted images of 5 young men holding liquor bottles to their chest and body.
The party, aiming to retain power in the state, had recently appointed former Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to go to the state ahead of the final leg of the preparatory phase for the elections.
This also came as a personal blow to Lalu Yadav, as his ‘samadhi’ and Tej Pratap’s father-in-law Chandrika Rai also quit his party and joined the ruling JD(U).
Rajak, who said he was going to the Assembly Speaker to submit his resignation as a member, challenged his expulsion, terming it "illegal" and also slammed the Bihar CM.
Assembly elections in Bihar are due in October-November and the tenure of the current Assembly is scheduled to end on November 29.
The senior leader is taking suggestions from other leaders of his constituency. It is expected that he may address a press conference on Monday to announce his resignation, reports suggest.
Sushant’s brother-in-law OP Singh is ADG in Haryana Police. His text messages to the actor and Mumbai police recently came in public domain, raising big question marks on the conduct of latter.
According to the data released by the department on Wednesday, 16 districts in the state have been affected by the rising waters. This has resulted in the loss of 19 human lives and affected a combined population of 66,60,655. A total of 12,202 people have been shifted to relief camps as of Wednesday.