Janata Dal United (JD-U) chief Sharad Yadav has demanded the arrest of the Art of Living founder and renowned spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar for organising the World Culture festival by flouting the environmental norms.
Advising Prime Minister Narendra Modi to not attend the cultural festival organised by Spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar , Janata Dal United JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav on Wednesday said "no action is being taken against the organiser as the government in now paying back to the godman for his support earlier".
The Janata Dal (United) on Sunday suggested that there is no need for a review of the existing reservation policy in jobs and education, a day after Lok Sabha Speaker appeared to advocate a rethink on the policy.
The Janata Dal-United (JD-U) on Saturday came down heavily on the government over presentation of some papers at Indian Science Congress in Mysuru, saying it smacked of "RSS-backed agenda", which is very "disgusting, ridiculous and dangerous".
Taking a dig at senior JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav, Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani on Friday wondered what would have been the position of women had such politicians been part of the Drafting Committee of the Constitution.
With trends putting the grand alliance ahead of the BJP-led NDA, JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav described it as a "victory of principles over moneybags", asserting that the Nitish Kumar-led grouping will win close to 150 seats.
The Bihar poll scenario on Wednesday got galvanised following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement on the Dadri lynching episode, with the leaders of grand alliance hitting out at him saying that his terming of the incident as unfortunate was too little and too late.
Janata Dal (United) president Sharad Yadav on Sunday said that his party suspended cabinet minister Awadhesh Kushwaha, as it believes that the sting operation showing him accepting money allegedly in return for favours is true.
JD(U) chief Sharad Yadav on Sunday hit out at BJP over lynching of a man in Dadri in Uttar Pradesh, saying the incidents of communal violence have increased since the party came to power at the Centre.