RJD slams Nitish over support to Bill, JD(U) digs out Lalu speech

Under attack from the RJD for supporting the new citizenship law, the JD(U) on Friday dug out a 1989 speech of then Janata Dal MP Lalu Prasad, who had then blamed the Congress for the Bhagalpur riots, and said his party had defended the BJP and RSS.

The V P Singh-led Janata Dal government was then supported by the BJP from outside.

NCP CHIEF SHARAD PAWAR

Ajit’s decision to support BJP ‘against the party line’: Sharad Pawar Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar said on Saturday that his nephew Ajit Pawar’s decision to lend support to BJP to form government in Maharashtra was “indiscipline” and “against the party lines”. He also cautioned party MLAs backing Ajit Pawar that they may…