In a closed-door assembly at Nitish Kumar’s residence in Patna, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan final night assured the Bihar Chief Minister that he’ll keep the total time period.
Sources say that the Union minister spoke to Nitish Kumar for over 90 minutes and guaranteed him of stern motion in opposition to the BJP leaders for his or her latest statements in opposition to him.
In a bid to pacify the Chief Minister, Mr Pradhan reportedly advised Mr Kumar that he’ll coordinate with him on behalf of the central management of the BJP from now onwards, a task earlier performed by former Union Minister Arun Jaitley.
Mr Pradhan’s go to to Patna caught everybody within the Bihar BJP off guard, together with state occasion President, Sanjay Jaiswal who rushed to Patna and met him this morning.
Nitish Kumar was reportedly upset with the Bihar occasion leaders for going public in opposition to him and suggesting that he ought to be eliminated and changed because the Chief Minister.
Mr Kumar had earlier accused Bihar In-Charge of BJP Bhupendra Yadav of conspiring in opposition to him and pitching Nityanand Rai as the brand new Chief Ministerial face.
The go to got here after Nitish Kumar determined to skip a gathering of Chief Ministers referred to as by the Union Law Ministry in Delhi final week, which was learn as an indication that he was upset over the latest developments.
Last month, the Chief Minister additionally attended an Iftar occasion organised by Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Tejashwi Yadav. His presence on the Iftar feast led to speculations concerning the altering political equations.
The BJP sources say that Mr Pradhan was chosen by the BJP excessive command for the Bihar go to as he shared an excellent rapport with Nitish Kumar because the occasion state in-charge between 2009-2014.