Tag: Sushil Kumar Modi

NDA launches joint campaign for Council poll in Bihar

NDA launches joint campaign for Council poll in Bihar

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hajipur: The BJP along with its two NDA associates on Tuesday began a joint campaign for election to 24 seats of Legislative Council slated for July 7, which is billed as semi-final before Assembly polls later this year. Union Minister and LJP President Ramvilas Paswan, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi and Union Minister and Rashtriya […]

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Manjhi to be a bonus in BJP’s plan for Mahadalit votes

Manjhi to be a bonus in BJP’s plan for Mahadalit votes

| June 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: The state BJP would not bank just on former CM Jitan Ram Manjhi to garner the support of Mahadalits to which he belongs to in the run-up to the assembly elections. Instead, BJP has built its own well-indoctrinated organizational structure and network to woo them. Manjhi, who leads Hindustani Awam Morcha-Secular (HAM-S), was replaced […]

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Why SuMo might have to wrestle for power in Bihar

Why SuMo might have to wrestle for power in Bihar

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sushil Modi is a worried man after BJP decided not to declare a CM candidate for the Assembly polls Patna : BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi — better known these days as SuMo to rhyme with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s NaMo — is seemingly a worried man ever since his party made it clear that there […]

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In Bihar, fake degree charge against Sushil Modi’s wife

In Bihar, fake degree charge against Sushil Modi’s wife

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Two days after Bihar Health Minister Ramdhani Singh’s daughter was forced to resign as a librarian of a Patna hospital, he alleged that BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi’s wife had got a job as a lecturer on the basis of a “fake experience degree”. Singh said he would come out with documentary evidence soon. The […]

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Librarian appointment controversy: Bihar minister’s daughter quits; targets Sushil Modi’s wife

Librarian appointment controversy: Bihar minister’s daughter quits; targets Sushil Modi’s wife

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bihar Health Minister Ramdhani Singh’s daughter has resigned as librarian of state-run IGIMS here following allegation of irregularities over her appointment. Meanwhile, hitting back at the BJP which has been demanding his resignation over the issue, Singh alleged that the senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi’s wife has also been working as professor on fake […]

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Bihar polls likely to be NaMo-Nitish battle

Bihar polls likely to be NaMo-Nitish battle

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: The state assembly polls scheduled for September-October is likely to be a direct fight between Narendra Modi and Nitish Kumar as two top BJP leaders said here on Tuesday the party would fight the polls highlighting NaMo’s “pro-development and clean image”. Union petrochemical minister Ananth Kumar, who is also the party’s election in charge […]

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Lalu Prasad Mocks BJP for Not Naming Chief Ministerial Candidate for Bihar Polls

Lalu Prasad Mocks BJP for Not Naming Chief Ministerial Candidate for Bihar Polls

| June 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna:  RJD leader Lalu Prasad today ridiculed the BJP saying that it was a matter of shame that the party did not have a person to project as its Chief Ministerial face for the Assembly polls, despite claiming to be the world’s largest political party. “Its a matter of shame that the party (BJP) which […]

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Nitish Kumar takes on Sushma Swaraj, Lalu Yadav says let her be

Nitish Kumar takes on Sushma Swaraj, Lalu Yadav says let her be

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Nitish said “it is the BJP’s culture to defend its people. The person just needs to be from the BJP.” Bihar allies Nitish Kumar and Lalu Prasad separately attacked the BJP government but only CM Nitish chose to take it on over Sushma Swaraj’s help to Lalit Modi, with Lalu saying Sushma should not be […]

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Bihar polls: Lalu Prasad dares BJP to declare CM candidate

Bihar polls: Lalu Prasad dares BJP to declare CM candidate

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: RJD chief Lalu Prasad today dared the BJP to declare its chief ministerial candidate for the upcoming Bihar assembly elections scheduled in September- October this year, or accept that it was ‘nirvansh’ (childless). “I am demanding from the BJP to either show the face of its Chief Ministerial candidate or accept that there is […]

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BJP in caste balancing act ahead of main show in Bihar

BJP in caste balancing act ahead of main show in Bihar

| June 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call for an end to caste-based politics in Bihar, a deep-rooted tussle in the BJP between upper caste and other backward caste (OBC) leaders, ahead of the assembly elections later this year, has put the saffron party in a dilemma. Perhaps realising the problem, Modi and party president Amit Shah […]

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