| Patna |
November 28, 2020 4:29:39 am
CHIEF MINISTER Nitish Kumar and Chief of Opposition Tejashwi Prasad Yadav engaged in a verbal spat within the Meeting on Friday, with the later making allegations of corruption and irregularities in current election outcomes. The Chief Minister dismissed the allegations as “bakwas (nonsense)” and lies, and requested the Speaker to order probe into them and take motion in opposition to Tejashwi.
Responding to the RJD chief’s allegations of irregularities in election outcomes, the Chief Minister mentioned: “Ek vote se bhi jeet jeet hello kahlati hai. Galat hai to court docket jaiye (Victory by one vote can be known as victory. In case you suppose one thing is improper, go to court docket).”
The NDA was on the successful aspect as a result of the individuals gave it 125 seats within the 243-member Home, mentioned Kumar, who appeared upset on the flurry of allegations, a few of which had been expunged from Home information.
The Chief Minister reminded the Opposition chief how he had been instrumental in making his father Lalu Prasad chief of Lok Dal in late Nineteen Eighties and the way he made Tejashwi deputy chief minister after the 2015 state polls. “Because you didn’t clarify the corruption allegations in opposition to you, I severed ties with the RJD,” he mentioned, Tejashwi about being chargesheeted within the IRCTC case.
Earlier in day, whereas responding to the Governor’s speech, the Chief of Opposition, referring to the shut contests in some constituencies within the current Bihar elections, mentioned: “There was a distinction of 12,270 votes between NDA and Grand Alliance however 16 of our candidates misplaced. An enormous variety of postal ballots, particularly these of academics, had been declared invalid.” Attacking the Chief Minister, he mentioned: “Nitish Kumar usually talks about piety in politics. However he himself needed to face a case in 1991 through which an individual was killed. Srijan rip-off was detected by CAG in 2008-09 however Nitish Kumar mentioned he didn’t find out about it. In NDA rule, some 60-odd scams price Rs 30,000 crore came about.” He additionally questioned why JD(U) chief Mewalal Choudhary was made a minister when he was going through a corruption case.
At this, senior JD(U) chief and Water Sources Minister Vijay Kumar Choudhary mentioned the 1991 case had been disposed of by Patna Excessive Courtroom and “inside 10 days of detection of Srijan rip-off, the Chief Minister really useful a CBI investigation”.
Tejashwi, nevertheless, continued to make allegations in opposition to the Chief Minister. Amid the din, the Nitish rose from his chair and mentioned: “Bakwas kar raha hai. jhuth bol raha hai. Iski jaanch ho aur karwai ho (He’s talking nonsense, telling lies. Let the Home examine his allegations and take correct motion).
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