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After Nitish welcomes demonetisation, Paswan says Bihar govt won't run for long

The Union minister claimed that all was not well between Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his ally Lalu Prasad Yadav

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Ram Vilas Paswan, Paswan
Ram Vilas Paswan

Claiming that all was not well between Chief Minister and his ally Lalu Prasad Yadav, Union Minister on Tuesday said the coalition government in will not run for long.
 
Paswan, who thanked Kumar for welcoming the Centre's demonetisation, added that the government in was "under pressure".

"Any party, be it National Democratic Alliance (NDA) or United Progressive Alliance (UPA), if someone joins, it strengthens the party. Whatever wants, it is his prerogative. To take him or not, it is up to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

"We are allies. I had said has welcomed the revolutionary step and I had thanked him. I had also said that he (Kumar) is under pressure in Bihar. And whoever, Lalu Yadav has gone with, has not been spared. That is why, this government (Bihar) will not run for long," Paswan said.

Paswan had on Monday said he will welcome Kumar into the and claimed that the JD(U) chief was apprehensive that his ally Lalu Prasad of the RJD would weaken his party.

The Union minister had also lauded Kumar for his support to the Centre's step, saying he had taken a "bold decision".

Paswan's Lok Janshakti Party is part of the ruling coalition at the Centre.

Paswan had claimed that Kumar, whose party Janata Dal United (JDU) was a former BJP ally and now a bitter rival, was working "under the pressure of Prasad" who had a "history of weakening his allies".

Earlier, BJP chief Amit Shah had also praised Kumar, setting tongues wagging in the political circles.

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After Nitish welcomes demonetisation, Paswan says Bihar govt won't run for long

The Union minister claimed that all was not well between Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his ally Lalu Prasad Yadav

The Union minister claimed that all was not well between Bihar CM Nitish Kumar and his ally Lalu Prasad Yadav
Claiming that all was not well between Chief Minister and his ally Lalu Prasad Yadav, Union Minister on Tuesday said the coalition government in will not run for long.
 
Paswan, who thanked Kumar for welcoming the Centre's demonetisation, added that the government in was "under pressure".

"Any party, be it National Democratic Alliance (NDA) or United Progressive Alliance (UPA), if someone joins, it strengthens the party. Whatever wants, it is his prerogative. To take him or not, it is up to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

"We are allies. I had said has welcomed the revolutionary step and I had thanked him. I had also said that he (Kumar) is under pressure in Bihar. And whoever, Lalu Yadav has gone with, has not been spared. That is why, this government (Bihar) will not run for long," Paswan said.

Paswan had on Monday said he will welcome Kumar into the and claimed that the JD(U) chief was apprehensive that his ally Lalu Prasad of the RJD would weaken his party.

The Union minister had also lauded Kumar for his support to the Centre's step, saying he had taken a "bold decision".

Paswan's Lok Janshakti Party is part of the ruling coalition at the Centre.

Paswan had claimed that Kumar, whose party Janata Dal United (JDU) was a former BJP ally and now a bitter rival, was working "under the pressure of Prasad" who had a "history of weakening his allies".

Earlier, BJP chief Amit Shah had also praised Kumar, setting tongues wagging in the political circles.

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After Nitish welcomes demonetisation, Paswan says Bihar govt won't run for long

The Union minister claimed that all was not well between Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his ally Lalu Prasad Yadav

Claiming that all was not well between Chief Minister and his ally Lalu Prasad Yadav, Union Minister on Tuesday said the coalition government in will not run for long.
 
Paswan, who thanked Kumar for welcoming the Centre's demonetisation, added that the government in was "under pressure".

"Any party, be it National Democratic Alliance (NDA) or United Progressive Alliance (UPA), if someone joins, it strengthens the party. Whatever wants, it is his prerogative. To take him or not, it is up to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

"We are allies. I had said has welcomed the revolutionary step and I had thanked him. I had also said that he (Kumar) is under pressure in Bihar. And whoever, Lalu Yadav has gone with, has not been spared. That is why, this government (Bihar) will not run for long," Paswan said.

Paswan had on Monday said he will welcome Kumar into the and claimed that the JD(U) chief was apprehensive that his ally Lalu Prasad of the RJD would weaken his party.

The Union minister had also lauded Kumar for his support to the Centre's step, saying he had taken a "bold decision".

Paswan's Lok Janshakti Party is part of the ruling coalition at the Centre.

Paswan had claimed that Kumar, whose party Janata Dal United (JDU) was a former BJP ally and now a bitter rival, was working "under the pressure of Prasad" who had a "history of weakening his allies".

Earlier, BJP chief Amit Shah had also praised Kumar, setting tongues wagging in the political circles.

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