Patna: Former Union Minister and JD(U)
leader Nagmani and his wife Suchitra Sinha today formally
joined the Congress in the presence of AICC General Secretary
and party in-charge of Bihar, Mukul Wasnik here.
A leading figure of the `Kushwaha` caste, Nagmani said
that the `Kushwahas` which constituted nine per cent of
state`s total population had decided under his leadership to
vote for the Congress during the upcoming assembly elections
in the state.
Nagmani had earlier been in Congress and also in BJP,
His wife was also a former state minister.
Welcoming Nagmani`s return to the party, Wasnik said "I
welcome the resolve of Nagamani to remain in the Congress and
wish he will strengthen the hands of Sonia Gandhi by ensuring
the victory of Congress candidates in the state."