JD(U)’s Nitish Kumar spoke with Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi and expressed his gratitude to them for supporting him after he broke ties with the BJP, Congress assets stated on Tuesday.
The assets additionally stated the Congress can have “energetic participation” within the govt that might be shaped by way of the RJD-led Mahagathbandhan (grand alliance) and the JD(U).
On an afternoon of fast-moving political tendencies, Mr Kumar met Bihar Governor Phagu Chauhan two times — first handy in his resignation because the NDA leader minister after which after being elected chief of the Mahagathbandhan to stake declare for the highest activity within the state as soon as once more.
Mr Kumar stated he submitted a listing of 164 MLAs to the governor who will make a decision when the oath-taking can happen.
The efficient power of the Bihar Assembly is 242 and the magic determine is 122.
Earlier within the day, the Congress had stated it’ll enhance any non-BJP govt in Bihar to lend a hand toughen secular forces. The Congress has 19 legislators within the Bihar Assembly.
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