Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar
today visited the official bungalow of a senior BJP Minister
Ashwini Choubey and took `prasad` for `Bhagwat Puja` being
State BJP minister N K Yadav and several other party
leaders were present there when Kumar reached.
When approached for his comment on the recent development
in the NDA in Bihar, Kumar said "I have come to participate in
puja and it is not not a political function."
Much significance is being attached to Kumar`s visit to
Choubey`s house in the wake of the rift that had widened in
the NDA following the former returning Rs five crore Kosi
Relief Fund to Gujarat government.
Choubey had earlier strongly opposed Kumar returning the
relief money to Gujarat saying the Chief Minister should have
consulted the ministers in the government before taking the