Nitish Kumar will be the chief minister of Bihar, state BJP chief Sanjay Jaiswal mentioned on Wednesday amid hypothesis of change in CM face, owing to get together’s new “big brother” tag. The saffron get together secured 74 seats within the meeting election whereas its alliance accomplice secured 43 seats together with HAM and Vikassheel Insaan Party’s 4-each, powering NDA’s tally to 125 versus 110 clinched by the opposition Grand Alliance.
“Our party president and Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced long back that Nitish Kumar would be the chief minister. When they themselves have named him, then there should be no question of deliberations on any other name,” Jaiswal mentioned as he sought to dispel the discuss.
With a clear incorruptible picture, Kumar has been credited with ridding the state of the “jungle raj”, because the Lalu-Rabri authorities of 15 years previous 2005 is commonly described by its critics. He has additionally drawn reward for his impetus on infrastructure improvement and enhancing well being care system and schooling. But what’s being largely acknowledged this time round is Modi’s enduring charisma that not solely powered the alliance’s victory but additionally helped the BJP to pre-eminent place within the NDA in Bihar for the primary time and lower his former bete noire Nitish Kumar, as soon as thought-about a secular various to him, to measurement.
Meanwhile, Chirag Paswan’s Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) itself managed to win only one seat however dented JDU’s fortunes in a minimum of 30 seats. However, regardless of the stoop in numbers, Kumar who was declared the NDA’s chief ministerial candidate by the BJP brass, is ready to take over the reins of the federal government.