Former Bihar chief minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, who underwent three cardiac surgeries and was discharged from Mumbai Asian Heart Institute yesterday, thanked all his well-wishers and the doctors who treated him.
Eighteen days after undergoing three cardiac surgeries, a hearty and cheerful RJD chief Lalu Prasad on Hearty and cheerful Lalu walks out of Mumbai hospital Saturday walked out of the Asian Heart Institute here, doctors said.
RJD chief Lalu Prasad, who was shifted out of the intensive care unit yesterday after undergoing triple heart surgery on August 27 here, was now undergoing 'cardiac rehabilitation', doctors said on Friday.
With a buoyant RJD, JD(U) and Congress planning to take their "secular alliance experiment" outside Bihar after the bypoll victory, LJP leader Ram Vilas Paswan Friday said their happiness would be "short-lived" as they won by "fluke".
RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav was taken off ventilator on Thursday, a day after he underwent cardiac surgery at a private hospital in suburban Mumbai, and his vital parameters are within a normal range, according to a senior official.
Keeping aside their political rivalry, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other BJP leaders wished Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav a speedy recovery on Wednesday and wished him good health.
RJD leaders and legislators conducted 'hawan' and special prayers at party headquarters here for the well-being of their chief Lalu Prasad, who underwent two major heart surgeries at a hospital in Mumbai on Wednesday.
JD(U) has decided to give its seat in the Bihar Legislative Council to its alliance partner RJD, which is set to nominate Bhola Yadav, a close aide of Lalu Prasad, for the lone vacancy in the Upper House.
With explanations like the missing Modi factor or local conditions unable to fully explain BJP`s by-election losses in light of its recent overwhelming win nationally, the phenomenon of inflation, especially of food prices hurting people everywhere, has emerged as a possible answer to this poll puzzle.
Union Minister and Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) leader Upendra Kushwaha on Sunday took on Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar, saying that both of them were trying to "mislead the country in the name of Mandal politics."
Voting is underway in Bihar on Thursday for bypolls to 10 Assembly seats. As per reports, there has been low turnout so far with Election Commission officials recording only 27.89 percent polling till 1:00 pm.
Bypolls to 10 Assembly seats in Bihar on Thursday will establish whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s magic is still working in the state or that of Lalu Prasad and Nitish Kumar, who have claimed a winning formula in allying.
Reacting angrily to `weathercock` jibe at him, the LJP supremo and Union minister Ramvilas Paswan on Tuesday reminded RJD chief Lalu Prasad that he was out on bail in the fodder scam in which he was convicted by a designed CBI court to five years imprisonment last year.
A senior JD(U) leader on Tuesday launched a scathing attack at former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar asking him to quit politics over RJD president Lalu Prasad`s remarks that Kumar had fallen on his feet for forging alliance.