RJD MLA joins ruling JD(U)

Giving a jolt to Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD), its senior MLA Bima Bharati, wife of alleged gangster Awadhesh Mandal, today joined the ruling JD(U) here.

Last Updated: Aug 17, 2010, 19:09 PM IST

Patna: Giving a jolt to Rashtriya Janata
Dal (RJD), its senior MLA Bima Bharati, wife of alleged
gangster Awadhesh Mandal, today joined the ruling JD(U) here.

Bharati took the membership of the ruling party in
presence of state JD(U) chief Vijay Choudhary at the party
office here.

Her husband Awadhesh Mandal was facing more than 20
cases in Kosi belt of Bihar.

She was elected to the state assembly from Rupauli in
Purnia district thrice since 1995.

PTI