Maraurha: After his tirade against
Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi, JD(U) President
Sharad Yadav today courted fresh controversy by dubbing his
senior party colleague and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar as
"Ye dono Lalu aur Nitish vikas, vikas ki baat karte
hain.. Lalu.... Nitish faltu hai (Both Lalu and Nitish are
useless)," Yadav told an election meeting at Gaura Vishrampur
High School ground under Marauhra assembly constituency in
Bihar`s Saran district.
He also called the Congress "a faltu party (useless
Yadav`s remarks came barely 36 hours after he said that
Rahul Gandhi should be thrown into the river Ganges.
Attempts to seek a clarification from Yadav for the
remarks at today`s meeting failed to yield a response.
"Saheb is resting after the election campaign in a
hotel," his aide said.