Bihar Police on Sunday trashed BJP chief Rajnath Singh`s claim that its officers had requested party leaders to scrap the October 27 `Hunkar Rally` after the serial blasts in and around Gandhi Maidan venue.
BJP President Rajnath Singh has said Bihar police officials had requested him and party`s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on October 27 not to address the rally in Patna but they decided to go ahead as cancelling the programme would have led to riots in the state.
Accusing BJP of harming Opposition unity on corruption, price rise and other issues, former NDA ally JD(U) on Tuesday resolved to bring non-Congress non-BJP forces on one platform on October 30 as an effective alternative but shied away from calling it Third Front.
The BJP is pulling out all stops to make its prime ministerial aspirant Narendra Modi`s maiden political rally in his rival Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar`s home turf here on October 27 a mega success.
Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Rameshwar Chaurasia on Monday said that the upcoming rally of party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi is causing anxiety to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.