Lok Janshakti Celebration (LJP) Chief Chirag Paswan has urged BJP president JP Nadda that the occasion ought to combat extra seats than the Janata Dal (United) within the upcoming Bihar meeting polls, with Chief Minister Nitish Kumar coming in for criticism at a gathering of LJP leaders, together with MPs, on Wednesday.
LJP sources stated Chirag Paswan met Mr Nadda on Tuesday and instructed that the BJP needs to be preventing on extra seats than the Nitish Kumar-headed JD(U).
The BJP, JD(U) and the LJP are members of the ruling Nationwide Democratic Alliance within the state, and seat-sharing talks amongst these events are occurring for the elections to the 243-member meeting.
Each the JD(U) and BJP had fought on 17 Lok Sabha seats every in 2019, leaving the remaining six to the LJP.
The JD(U) believes that it ought to get extra seats to contest than the BJP for the meeting polls because it has extra MLAs. The BJP has made no official touch upon its probably share of seats.
The LJP and the JD(U) have been in a disagreement, with Chirag Paswan typically taking intention on the functioning of the Bihar authorities beneath Nitish Kumar.
Within the assembly of LJP leaders, Nitish Kumar’s administration got here beneath extreme criticism whereas Prime Minister Narendra Modi was lauded for launching quite a lot of improvement initiatives for the state. Some leaders stated that the occasion ought to contest towards the JD(U) within the upcoming polls.
Additionally they criticised the state authorities’s dealing with of the flood state of affairs, coronavirus pandemic and migrants disaster, sources stated.