Shatrughan Sinha has said he voiced his reservations over the
selection of the new BJP team because he wanted the welfare of
the party and not because he was hankering for any post.
LJP chief Ramvilas Paswan on Tuesday took
a swipe at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, terming the three-day
Bihar Diwas celebrations as a "wastage of public money aimed
at gaining political mileage in the election year."
Preparations are in full swing here to observe the first-ever Bihar Divas (Day) on March 22, an official said. The British colonial rulers had carved Bihar out of the Bengal presidency on March 22, 1912.