Congress Labels Nitish Kumar An Expert in Betrayal for Dumping INDIA Bloc/ANI
Congress Labels Nitish Kumar An Expert in Betrayal for Dumping INDIA Bloc
In a dramatic move, Nitish Kumar’s separation from the ruling Mahagathbandhan government in Bihar, perceived as a significant setback to the INDIA bloc’s cohesion, drew a sharp response from Congress leader Jairam Ramesh. He characterized Nitish Kumar as a political chameleon, suggesting that the resignation aimed to divert attention from Rahul Gandhi-led Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra.
Jairam Ramesh’s Critique: Nitish Kumar, the Chameleon Politician
Jairam Ramesh accused Nitish Kumar of being an expert in betrayal, claiming that the resignation wouldn’t deter the momentum of Bharat Jodo Nyay Yatra. Asserting that Mamata Banerjee anticipated the INDIA bloc’s strengthening, Ramesh predicted a backlash from the people of Bihar against Nitish Kumar and the BJP in the upcoming elections.
Nitish Kumar’s Justification: Dissolution Due to Alliance Strain
Responding to the turmoil, Nitish Kumar, after submitting his resignation to Governor Rajendra Arlekar, stated that the state of affairs within the Mahagathbandhan formed a year and a half ago was “not good.” Seeking the dissolution of the government, he emphasized consulting various opinions before making this decision, attributing the move to the strained conditions within the ruling alliance.
In a curious turn of events triggered by a social media post from Lalu Yadav’s daughter, Rohini Acharya, Nitish Kumar is set to be sworn in as Chief Minister for the ninth time, accompanied by two deputy chief ministers from the BJP. Amidst the evolving political landscape, Acharya’s cryptic post on X reflects the ongoing turmoil with the phrase, “Garbage goes back into the dustbin. Happy stinking garbage to the group!”