4.22 pm: Lok Janshakti Social gathering (Ram Vilas) chief Chirag Paswan calls for imposition of President’s Rule in Bihar, stories PTI.
4.15 pm: Nitish Kumar arrives on the residence of former Chief Minister Rabri Devi in Patna, stories ANI.
4.04 pm: After resigning as Bihar chief minister, Nitish Kumar says there was consensus among the many MLAs and MPs of his celebration that the Janata Dal (United) ought to stop the Nationwide Democratic Alliance, stories ANI.
3.58 pm: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar resigns, stories ANI. He’s anticipated to carry a gathering with Rashtriya Janata Dal and different Opposition events earlier than staking declare to type a brand new authorities, in keeping with NDTV.
3.48 pm: Rashtriya Lok Janshakti Social gathering chief and Union minister Pashupati Paras says his outfit will keep within the Nationwide Democratic Alliance, stories ANI.
The Rashtriya Lok Janshakti Social gathering has no MLAs within the Bihar Meeting and was fashioned after splitting from the Lok Janshakti Social gathering following a spat between Paras and his nephew Chirag Paswan.
3.41 pm: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar reaches Raj Bhavan for a gathering with Governor Phagu Chauhan, stories ANI.
2.52 pm: Janata Dal (United) Parliamentary board chief Upendra Kushwaha congratulates Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on a “new alliance”.
“I congratulate Nitish Kumar for the management of a brand new alliance in a brand new type,” he writes in a tweet. “Hold going Nitish ji. The nation is ready for you.”
2.50 pm: Bihar minister and BJP chief Shahnawaz Hussain says that his celebration believes in strengthening itself, and never weakening others, stories ANI. He provides that the celebration will give an official assertion on the developments.
2.48 pm: Assembly of the BJP MLAs and MPs on the dwelling of Deputy Chief Minister Tarkishore Prasad concludes, stories ANI.
A core committee assembly of the celebration will likely be held in Patna later within the day.
2.41 pm: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is more likely to meet Governor Phagu Chauhan round 4 pm on the Raj Bhavan in Patna, stories PTI.
Kumar is unlikely to resign from the put up of chief minister and will merely search to exchange BJP ministers with these of different events, which might assist his outfit, the information company stories, citing officers of the Janata Dal (United).
2.38 pm: Within the assembly of Janata Dal (United) legislators, all of the leaders say they’ll assist Nitish Kumar’s choice on the long run plan of action of the celebration, stories ANI.
The legislators of the Rashtriya Janata Dal have given related authority to Tejashwi Yadav. The Congress and the Left events have already pledged their assist for Yadav.
2.25 pm: All three main events in Bihar – the Janata Dal (United), the BJP and the Rashtriya Janata Dal maintain conferences with their legislators, stories PTI
Majority numbers within the Home
Within the 243-member Meeting in Bihar, the Rashtriya Janata Dal is presently the one largest celebration with 79 seats. Nonetheless, the BJP with 77 MLAs is within the authorities together with 45 legislators of the Janata Dal (United) and 4 of the Hindustani Awam Morcha.
The Left events have 16 MLAs, the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen has one legislator and one member is an Unbiased. The present energy of the Home is 242 owing to the dying of 1 MLA, and the bulk mark is 122.
What led to the political disaster?
Political developments gathered tempo in Bihar over the weekend because the Janata Dal (United) on Sunday mentioned it is not going to be part of the growth of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Union Cupboard. Kumar had additionally skipped the NITI Aayog meet chaired by the prime minister on Sunday. Earlier, he remained absent in the course of the farewell of former President Ram Nath Kovind and the swearing-in ceremony of Droupadi Murmu.
On Monday, the speculations of the Janata Dal (United) forging an alliance with the Opposition events gained additional impetus after Rashtriya Janata Dal Vice President Shivanand Tiwary mentioned his outfit was able to type the authorities with Kumar’s celebration.
The Left events and the Congress have additionally agreed on an alliance with the Janata Dal (United), in keeping with The Indian Specific.