Former JD(U) nationwide president RCP Singh on Thursday joined the BJP within the presence of Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, the saffron get together’s nationwide normal secretary Arun Singh, nationwide media in-charge Anil Baluni and nationwide co media in-charge Sanjay Mayukh.
Welcoming Singh into the saffron get together, Pradhan stated to assist Bihar eliminate “jungle raj” and to ascertain regulation and order, develop the state and supply safety to its individuals, the BJP, below the management of late Atal Bihari Vajpayee and George Fernandes, had shaped an alliance.
The BJP ran the alliance for a very long time however when JD(U) chief and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar determined to half methods with the saffron get together on account of his vested curiosity, at the moment too, Singh had tried to persuade Kumar in opposition to his transfer, Pradhan stated.
With Singh becoming a member of the BJP, the get together will grow to be stronger in Bihar, the minister claimed.
Targeting Kumar, Singh stated: “The country has progressed, but where does Bihar stand. India has become the fifth largest economy. Nitish Kumar is touring other states for the past three days to forge opposition unity to take on the BJP in 2024 Lok Sabha polls. But he should tell us who is the leader of the opposition alliance.”
Attacking Kumar over his need to grow to be Prime Minister, Singh stated Nitish Kumar was PM (Paltimaar) and he’ll at all times be that.
Singh stated that Kumar who used to struggle in opposition to the RJD is now speaking about being united with it until dying.
Singh, a former confidant of Kumar, was made nationwide president of the get together. During the then JD (U)-BJP alliance, Singh was made a central minister from the JD(U)’s quota, however after that his relations with Kumar turned bitter. Singh was not despatched to the Rajya Sabha by Nitish Kumar on account of which he needed to resign from the Modi cupboard and from the JD (U) as nicely.