Tag: Hindustani Awam Morcha

LJP ‘shocked’, but won’t rock NDA boat

LJP ‘shocked’, but won’t rock NDA boat

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) on Tuesday revealed discontent in the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) about the seat-sharing formula devised by the senior partner BJP for the upcoming Bihar elections. After late night parleys with the BJP President Amit Shah, LJP MP Chirag Paswan said, “There is no anger but some discontent… There was a […]

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HAM suffers jolt, core committee member resigns

HAM suffers jolt, core committee member resigns

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna: Hindustani Awam Morcha of Jitan Ram Manjhi received a jolt with a member of its core committee, Devendra Prasad Yadav resigning from the party today for its “surrendering in place of agreement over seat-sharing with NDA” in the forthcoming Bihar Assembly Polls. “I have sent my resignation to Manjhi,” Devendra Prasad Yadav told PTI and […]

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NDA allies reach agreement on seat-sharing for Bihar polls, announcement today

NDA allies reach agreement on seat-sharing for Bihar polls, announcement today

| September 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Delhi/Patna: The National Democratic Alliance (NDA) is reported to have reached an understanding on Saturday over distribution of seats for the Bihar Assembly Elections. As per reports, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will contest 162 of the total 243 Assembly seats. Ram Vilas Paswan’s Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), on the other hand, will contest […]

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Bihar polls: Manjhi accuses Ram Vilas Paswan of promoting family in party

Bihar polls: Manjhi accuses Ram Vilas Paswan of promoting family in party

| September 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

New Delhi: Former Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi has accused Union Minister and LJP chief Ram Vilas Paswan of indulging in dynastic politics. Speaking at a press conference in Jehanabad, Manjhi said “Mr Paswan is promoting his son Chirag within the LJP ranks at the cost of everyone else.” Manjhi reiterated that he is the […]

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As Jitan Ram Manjhi Rediscovers His Voice, Headache for NDA in Bihar

As Jitan Ram Manjhi Rediscovers His Voice, Headache for NDA in Bihar

| September 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jehanabad: From the time Jitan Ram Manjhi was Chief Minister of Bihar in 2014, he gave a series of statements that were at times deeply embarrassing for his party, the Janata Dal (United) back then. Since his ouster from the chair in February, all he has said has been in praise for Prime Minister Narendra Modi […]

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Manjhi to contest Bihar polls: HAM

Manjhi to contest Bihar polls: HAM

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) has said that former Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi will contest the coming assembly elections later this year. State party president Shakuni Chaudhary on Tuesday confirmed the report to thestatesman.com, saying, “Manjhi has been authorsied by the party workers to decide on the seat sharing with the Bharatiya Janata […]

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BJP to contest 18 council seats

BJP to contest 18 council seats

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: State BJP on Monday said it would contest 18 of the 24 local authority (body) seats of Bihar legislative council, leaving six seats to its alliance partners Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) and Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP). State BJP chief Mangal Pandey said four seats Bhojpur, Vaishali, Supaul and Nalanda have been given to […]

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BJP using Jitan Ram Manjhi for Dalit votes in Bihar assembly elections: Ambedkar

BJP using Jitan Ram Manjhi for Dalit votes in Bihar assembly elections: Ambedkar

| June 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

NEW DELHI: Anandraj Ambedkar, grandson of B R Ambedkar, today accused BJP of trying to use Bihar’s former Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi to garner Dalit votes in the assembly elections. He also said his outfit will consider entering the poll arena if it gets resourceful candidates locally. Bihar is likely to go to polls […]

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Bihar Assembly elections: Support to BJP is ‘unconditional’, says Jitan Ram Manjhi

Bihar Assembly elections: Support to BJP is ‘unconditional’, says Jitan Ram Manjhi

| June 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bihar polls: Former Bihar chief minister and Mahadalit leader Jitan Ram Manjhi said on Sunday that his support to the Bharatiya Janata Party for the upcoming Assembly elections in Bihar was unconditional. Talking to ANI he said, “We are (Hindustani Awam Morcha and the BJP) are ready to give unconditional support to each other. He […]

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Lalu Prasad made ‘big mistake’ by naming Nitish Kumar as Bihar CM candidate, claims Manjhi

Lalu Prasad made ‘big mistake’ by naming Nitish Kumar as Bihar CM candidate, claims Manjhi

| June 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Friday claimed that Rashtriya Janata Dal chairperson Lalu Prasad Yadav has committed a ‘big mistake’ by agreeing to declare Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar as the Janata Parivar’s chief ministerial candidate in the upcoming assembly elections in the state. Former Bihar chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi […]

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