Controversy escalates in RJD over ministerial post, Lalu will take final decision on this in Patna on August 15

Pankaj Prasad
Tejasvi Yadav and Lalu Prasad Yadav
Tejasvi Yadav and Lalu Prasad Yadav

In Bihar, there is an uproar over the post of minister in the new Mahagathbandhan government under the leadership of Nitish Kumar.

In Bihar, the debate has started regarding the formation of the new Mahagathbandhan government led by Nitish Kumar. The RJD and the Congress have the most tussle. Actually, in these two parties, there are the highest contenders for the post of minister. Lalu Prasad Yadav may come to Patna on August 15 in view of the ruckus over the post of minister in RJD. It is being said that Lalu Prasad will put his final seal on it after meeting the minister's contenders in Patna.

In fact, since the formation of the new Mahagathbandhan government led by Nitish Kumar in Bihar, there has been a ruckus regarding the post of minister. RJD is the largest party in the Grand Alliance. This is the reason that there has been maximum uproar in RJD regarding the post of minister. RJD leaders are engaged in mobilizing in their favor from Delhi to Patna. In view of this, Tejashwi had asked Lalu Prasad to intervene in this entire episode. It is being said that in view of this, Lalu Prasad can come to Patna on August 15 to settle the matter.

According to the information received from the sources, there will be 16 ministers from RJD quota in the new Mahagathbandhan government led by Nitish Kumar. In this, a consensus has been reached on the names of 10 names Alok Mehta, Anita Devi, Baaghi Kumar Verma, Shahnawaz, Bhai Virendra, Sarvjit, Tej Pratap Yadav, Lalit Yadav, Bhurev Chaudhary and Anil Sahni. But, the screw is still stuck in the names of Veena Devi, Prabhakar Singh, Saurabh Kumar, Rahul Tiwari, Bachcha Pandey and Dr. Shammi. It is being said that Lalu Prasad will meet all these during his stay in Patna. It is being said that Lalu Prasad will decide who will become a minister and who will not.

Bhumihars will also get participation

Tejashwi Yadav is also trying to make Bhumihars ministers in the government. But, the party does not have any MLA from the Legislative Assembly Bhumihar quota. In view of this, RJD can give chance to any of its three councilors Karthik Kumar, Saurabh and Ajay from the Legislative Council. Sources say that JDU MP Lalan Singh wants Saurabh to become a minister from RJD quota. Therefore, their chances are visible more.