RJD leader Tej Pratap also staged a sit-in outside his residence, minutes after he accused his detractors of preventing him from spending time with his father whom he had received at the airport.
In the past, Dhirendra Yadav had given his land for the road. When Dhirendra did not get the vote from the people who benefited from this road, he got enraged and caused the incident.
Ajit Sharma, the current Congress Legislative Party leader, told India TV that although the Congress and RJD are contesting the bypolls separately, party president Sonia Gandhi has the right to decide the fate of alliance. "The RJD is responsible for the current situation," he said.
On October 11, Tej Pratap will take out a Janshakti Yatra from Gandhi Maidan barefoot in Patna to JP's residence at Kadamkuan and show his strength.
RJD has released a list of 20 star campaigners for the by-elections to be held for Tarapur and Kusheshwarsthan assembly seats.
Speaking at a function organized by the Chhatra Janshakti Parishad, he said, "Despite getting bail months ago, my father is being held hostage in Delhi."
The Buddha Air's BH 702 ATR-72 with 73 passengers on board including 68 adults, two children and three infants, which took off for Biratnagar from Kathmandu, went through hours of trauma and panic but what happened next was really a miracle.
The security personnel present at the booth managed to take control of the situation. Following the incident, many voters, who had assembled in queues to vote, ran away.
Dismissing speculations that contracts worth Rs 5 crore were given to his family members and aides, Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tarkishore Prasad said that the allegations against him are 'baseless' and are part of a political conspiracy.
Much like the Assembly elections, the RJD will again want to tap onto the Muslim-Yadav (MY) equation and Dalits. Besides, its leaders led by Tejashi and Tej Pratap are likely to highlight the rising crime graph, liquor smuggling and lack of employment opportunities during the rural polls.
The Bihar government on Tuesday suspended 17 officials, including two Superintendent of Police (SP), and four Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) in connection with a illegal sand mining case.
Mukesh Sahani was miffed over the treatement meted out to him at Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi airport on Sunday.
Intelligence agencies reportedly have intercepted information regarding ISI's operative directing a trained terrorist to target trains with labourers. Concerned agencies have also issued an alert in this regard.
When asked about his views on the draft bill, Nitish Kumar told reporters in Patna,"It's not possible to ensure population control with a law."
According to the department, which had till the previous day stated the number of deaths to be under 5,500, as many as 3,951 deaths have been added to the number of deaths after verification.
The seven men, accused in an electricity supply dispute, were produced before the Danapur Civil Court in Patna for hearing of the case.
In a major move, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has announced that 33% seats in state's medical and engineering colleges will be reserved for female students. The decision was taken in a virtual meeting chaired by the chief minister.
Medical experts say 'White Fungus' is deadlier than Mucormycosis as it affects other organs of the body apart from lungs.
The dates for panchayat polls will be announced later after a review of the Covid situation in the state.
Health department employees accompanying the bus and few bystanders were seen pushing the refrigerated vehicle to start it after its battery reportedly died down.