New Delhi / Patna: Three Bihar BJP leaders met Janata Dal United (JDU) Parliamentary Board President Upendra Kushwaha at Delhi’s All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), leading to speculations that Kushwaha may soon join the BJP. Kushwaha was admitted to Delhi AIIMS for routine medical checkup. At the same time, after the pictures went viral on social media, the BJP leaders indicated in gestures that if Kushwaha wants to come, he will be welcomed.
Bihar BJP spokesperson Arvind Kumar Singh said, “Upendra Kushwaha has been a minister in the NDA government. He may be in a different party at present but our hearts are still together. Our party is proud of all the leaders doing politics of development and nationalism.” welcome in.”
BJP leaders who met Kushwaha in Delhi on Friday include former MLAs Prem Ranjan Patel and Sanjay Tiger and Yogendra Paswan. Patel posted pictures of his meeting with the JDU leader on his social media platforms.
For the past several weeks, speculations are being made in the politics of Bihar that Upendra Kushwaha may join the BJP. Ever since the formation of the Grand Alliance government in Bihar, Upendra Kushwaha has not got any post in the government.
According to sources, Kushwaha was expected to be made deputy chief minister this time in the expansion of Nitish Kumar’s cabinet in the coming days, but in the past, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar made it clear that there is no other Deputy CM in his government other than Tejashwi Yadav. After which Kushwaha was very disappointed.
Because during a conversation with the media, Kushwaha had indicated that if he gets any important post in the government, he will gladly accept it. Earlier, Kushwaha was not included in the cabinet when the Grand Alliance government was formed last year.
In the past few days, Upendra Kushwaha has taken an anti-Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) line and lambasted former agriculture minister Sudhakar Singh for his attack against Nitish Kumar.
In fact, when RJD leader and education minister Chandrashekhar made controversial remarks regarding the Ramcharitmanas, Kushwaha hit out at the RJD, claiming that the RJD was playing into the hands of the BJP as Lalu Prasad Yadav’s party wanted it to be published. In lieu of doing this, they should get some help from the central government in the court cases going on against the top leaders of RJD.