Sharad in touch with Rajnath on Jharkhand issue: Nitish

Patna: BJP president Rajnath Singh is in touch with his JD(U) counterpart Sharad Yadav on seat sharing for the coming Assembly polls in Jharkhand and the decision on it would be taken here on November 1, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Thursday.

"I will discuss the matter with Sharadji here on November 1 for a decision," Kumar told reporters here.

He said JD(U) Jharkhand unit president and other leaders were holding discussion with BJP leaders in Jharkhand to explore the possibilities of an alliance for the upcoming assembly polls.

Bureau Report