Rajkot: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is a
more suitable candidate for the post of prime minister than
his Gujarat counterpart Narendra Modi, JD(U) national general
secretary Arun Srivastav said here on Sunday.
He said that if NDA gets majority in the Loksabha
election, then Nitish Kumar along with L K Advani would be the
top choice for the prime minister`s post.
Srivastav who came here for party work said, "Gujarat was
already prosperous and Modi has made it more prosperous but
Bihar was poor (when Nitish took over) and he is making it
When asked whether Modi and Nitish Kumar would ever come
close, Srivastav said that no such efforts have been made and
Janata Dal (United) has nothing to do with Modi.