Maintaining that marginalisation of regional parties in Maharashtra and Haryana must not be seen as a pattern, senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday said his party would contest the Bihar Assembly polls next year in alliance with LJP and RLSP.
Former deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday charged former chief minister Nitish Kumar with running corruption and crime protection bureau to ensure survival of a "fragile" JD(U) government in Bihar.
The ongoing war of words between bitter foes the BJP and JD(U) escalated on Sunday with Bihar minister Rajiv Ranjan Singh alias Lalan Singh slamming Sushil Kumar Modi for 'financial mismanagement' during his days as the state finance minister.
Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Tuesday sought a CBI probe in the alleged medicine purchase scam saying that the Health department officials probing the matter cannot be expected to muster courage to question former Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar in this connection.
Attacking the JD(U) government for its failure to prevent stampede in the state capital last week that claimed lives of 33 people, the BJP on Tuesday asked the ruling party to elect a new chief minister in place of Jitan Ram Manjhi or seek fresh polls so that a new government could restore law and order situation in Bihar.
BJP on Monday demanded slapping of murder case against the transferred civil and police officers following the October 3 stampede that claimed 33 lives, while the Bihar government said the main opposition party was trying to politicising the incident.
Describing Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi's visit to London to attract investment from entrepreneurs as "useless", senior BJP leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi Tuesday said the visit would not bring any investment to the state.
Describing Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi's visit to London to attract investment from entrepreneurs as "useless", senior BJP leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi today said the visit would not bring any investment to the state.
Bharatiya Janata Party leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Thursday intensified his attack on JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar for his alleged involvement in a multi-crore medicine purchase scam and wrote to state Chief Secretary Anjani Kumar Singh seeking answers on certain questions in this regard.
Amid raging controversy over the party's chief ministerial candidate in Bihar, the state BJP has been rocked by another strife with former deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi and MP Giriraj Singh taking opposite views over the 'Love Jihad' issue.
With his assertions blaming Sushil Kumar Modi for BJP's poor show in the recent bypolls in Bihar causing a flutter, actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha Wednesday dismissed speculations that there were differences between him and the senior party leader.
Blaming senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi for the party's poor show in the recent bypolls in Bihar, actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha on Tuesday said he would not shun responsibility of leading the party in next year's Assembly election, if leaders "collectively" picked him for the role.
Senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi on Saturday joined the 'letter war' with former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on the Rs 25 crore medical scam by sending a scathing reply for seeking information from him about the detail of the irregularities.
Expressing surprise over the former chief minister Nitish Kumar asking him to prove Kumar's role in scams related to purchase of drugs and medical equipments, the former deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi today said that he will respond to Kumar's letter tomorrow.
BJP on Sunday alleged that former Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was taking revenge on Bihar by pushing it on the path of destruction to settle score for getting massive drubbing in the last general elections.
Senior BJP leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi today said the Union government's cooperation was the pre-requisite for any state's development and asked the Bihar government to "let go of its resistance" towards the Centre.
The controversy surrounding senior BJP leader Sushil Kumar Modi's chief ministerial candidature for next year's Assembly elections refused to die down as another party leader on Wednesday indirectly questioned his credentials for the top post.
A day after Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi held a high level review meeting on law and order situation, BJP citing rising crime graph on Saturday said since the time the party walked out of the government, Bihar's image has taken a nosedive.
Amid intense speculations as who would lead BJP in the crucial Bihar polls next year, senior party leader and Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Saturday said elections would be fought under the leadership of Sushil Kumar Modi.