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'Indian' vs 'Caste': Poster war begins between BJP and Congress in Patna

BJP leaders were all Indians have suddenly appeared across Patna, days after Congress party workers put up posters mentioning the caste and community of their leaders

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Posters saying Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders were all Indians have suddenly appeared across Patna, days after Congress party workers put up posters mentioning the caste and community of important leaders, including national president Rahul Gandhi and Bihar unit president Madan Mohan Jha. The BJP posters depict Prime Minister Narendra Modi, party president Amit Shah, home minister Rajnath Singh and Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Sushil Kumar Modi, among others. The senior leadership of Bihar Congress has, however, washed its hands of the episode. The posters had been put up by “some over-enthusiastic workers” and not by the Bihar Pradesh

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First Published: Sep 30 2018 | 11:07 PM IST

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