A day after ousted Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi sought time from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, BJP on Saturday said the party would "favourably consider" any proposal from his side for a tie-up in the upcoming Bihar Assembly polls.
In a dig at the state government for poor maintenance of roads in Bihar, the BJP on Friday asked it to hand over construction of a proposed bridge over the Ganga to the Centre which has volunteered to take it up.
Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday took a dig at Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's 'tree-fruit' comment on the merger of Janata parties, saying that a storm has destroyed all the flowers on the tree which is unlikely to bear any fruit.
Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Monday said that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has failed to support farmers affected by unseasonal rains and claimed that the recent suicide of a debt-ridden farmer was the first such incident in the state in post-Independence era.
A day after Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was reportedly told by the Centre to defer his Nepal trip, former deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi today asked Kumar why he proposed to tour the country when he had not met people hit by natural calamities in his own state.
Apparently leaving no opportunity to find fault with the JD(U), former Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Sunday attacked the state government over the sharp fall in revenue collection after the ruling party broke away with the BJP in 2013.
BJP on Saturday mocked Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for imparting lesson on "sushasan" (good governance) to RJD MLAs and said that the Kumar has played a "cruel joke" by entrusting responsibility to carry forward governance to RJD.
A day after Sushil Kumar Modi was virtually endorsed as BJP's chief ministerial candidate in the Bihar Assembly polls due later this year, LJP on Saturday sought to fall in line saying it will go with whatever decision the saffron party takes on the issue.
The meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bihar Chief Minister in Delhi was one of courtsey and had Nitish Kumar displayed similar 'good sense' earlier Bihar would not had been in the political mire, BJP said on Friday.
The Bihar unit of BJP on Saturday hailed Union government for announcing special assistance, on the lines of Andhra Pradesh, which would provide several concessions for setting up new industries in the state.
Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Friday hailed the recommendations of 14th Finance Commission as "a big gift for states like Bihar" and tore into Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's claims that the state would financially suffer due to it.
The BJP on Wednesday took exception to restoration of Amir Subhani to the post of Principal Secretary (Home), alleging that he had failed to deal with law and order situation during Nitish Kumar's earlier five-year stint as CM which was marred by serial blasts in Bodh Gaya and Patna among a host of other major incidents.
Beleaguered Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Sunday put up a brave face, saying "Manjhi's boat never sinks" even as he is scheduled to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi this evening to discuss the political crisis in Bihar.
With the political situation in Bihar fluid in the wake of a power tussle between Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi and his mentor Nitish Kumar, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi Saturday left for Delhi to apprise the party's central leadership on it.
Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Thursday flayed JD(U)leader Nitish Kumar for his criticism of the 'Vision Document' of the saffron party for Delhi poll and said he should worry about Bihar instead of the national capital.
Blaming the state government for riots at Ajizpur village in Muzaffarpur district of Bihar, BJP today demanded a judicial enquiry into the incident and Rs 10 lakh compensation to the families of the victims.
Hinting at an internal squabble within the JD(U), senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Sunday alleged that Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi was insulted by the ruling party workers at the behest of his predecessor Nitish Kumar.
Hinting internal squabble within the JD(U), former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Sunday alleged that the Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi was being insulted by the ruling party workers at the behest of his predecessor Nitish Kumar.