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Bihar Assembly polls to be fought in Modi's name: JD-U MLA

IANS  |  Patna 

Janata Dal-United (JD-U) on Tuesday said that the 2020 Assembly polls will be contested in the name of Narendra instead of

If the Assembly polls were not fought in Modi's name, there is no chance of victory, Gami told the media here, ahead of the seventh and final phase of the Lok Sabha polls.

"The entire Lok Sabha campaign was Modi-centric and his name has replaced Nitish's name in Even the was parroting Modi's name and his achievements at election meetings," he said.

has failed to keep his government's achievements before the people, he said. "NDA is getting the support and votes in the name of only."

Gami said that after the election result on May 23, there will be a stampede-like situation among legislators of non-BJP parties. He said legislators from other parties see their future in the (BJP) and more than a dozen MLAs want to joint it.

Gami on April 30 resigned from the membership of the legislative Assembly for being sidelined during campaigning in Darbhanga and Samastipur constituencies by the

The two-term from constituency said he has sent his resignation to but his resignation has not been accepted so far.



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First Published: Tue, May 14 2019. 15:24 IST