Nitish Kumar-led Bihar Government wins majority in the floor test, held during the Legislative Assembly on August 24. The Janata Dal-United and Rashtra Janata Dal alliance formed the government after Nitish Kumar led the JDU to exit from the National Democratic Alliance and BJP alliance. Notably, Nitish Kumar won 164 MLAs votes in the 243-member Bihar assembly. "This is a never-ending inning, it will be historic," said Tejashwi Yadav".
After taking oath as Bihar CM for the 8th time, the newly formed Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)- Janata Dal-United (JDU) is likely to expand its cabinet, on August 16. Moreover, the Nitish Kumar-led Government is expected to prove its majority and have a floor test on August 24, during a special Assembly session, on August 24-25.… read-more
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Nitish Kumar took oath as the Chief Minister of Bihar, for the 8th time, on August 10. After resigning as the NDA-BJP CM, Nitish Kumar formed an alliance with Lalu Prasad Yadav's RJD and staked claim to form his JDU-RJD Government in Bihar. The U-Turn, breaking alliance with the BJP paved way for the Lalu Prasad's RJD in Bihar. Furthermore, while Kumar became CM, RJD's Tejaswi Yadav is Deputy CM.
Courtesy: Hindustan Times