Tag: extremely backward castes

Nitish Kumar offers Bhojpuri film producer to join his party

Nitish Kumar offers Bhojpuri film producer to join his party

| September 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mukesh Sahni, who is emerging as a leader of the Extremely Backward Castes (EBCs), claims to have received an offer from Nitish Kumar to join the ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U). A Mumbai-based Bhojpuri film producer who prefers to be known as the son of Mallah (fisherman) has caught the fancy of Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. […]

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OBC, EBC Scholarship Issue Disrupts Bihar Assembly Zero Hour

OBC, EBC Scholarship Issue Disrupts Bihar Assembly Zero Hour

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The non-availability of post-matric government scholarship to the students of Other Backward Castes (OBC) and Extremely Backward Castes (EBC) that had led to the now infamous clash between legislators in the Bihar Legislative Council yesterday, surfaced in Legislative Assembly today leading to its adjournment. The issue raised by Leader of the Opposition Nand Kishore Yadav […]

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RJD Releases LS Poll Manifesto; Tries to Woo Minorities

RJD Releases LS Poll Manifesto; Tries to Woo Minorities

| April 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

In an attempt to woo its traditional vote bank including the minority community and people belonging to backward and most backward castes, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) today went all out in its Lok Sabha poll manifesto promising a plethora of initiatives for them. The manifesto promises ending the contractual system of employment in the state […]

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BJP appears weak in ‘Yadav land’ Kosi

BJP appears weak in ‘Yadav land’ Kosi

| April 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

BJP PM candidate Narendra Modi has been making spirited efforts to win over Yadav votes in Bihar. But in the Kosi belt of the state, which is known as Yadav land, the BJP has hardly made efforts to reach out to the caste and in place is banking on winning over Bihar CM Nitish Kumar’s […]

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