A news that should raise Bihar government’s concerns regarding the movements of Nitish Kumar across the state, the Chief Minister was attacked by a group of people in Buxar during his ‘Vikas Samiksha Yatra’.
According to news agency ANI, the crowd pelted stone on him. The CM was, however, rescued safely by his security guards.
The news agency said that Kumar’s security personnel suffered injuries in the incident.
“The CM was rescued safely. Although, the security persons have received some injuries in the attack,” officials said.
#Visuals from Buxar's Nandan following attack on convoy of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar during a 'samiksha yatra'. CM was rescued safely but security persons were injured in the attack pic.twitter.com/yuLApxbl5C— India TV (@indiatvnews) January 12, 2018
As per the media reports, people of Nandan village wanted him to visit the Dalit basti which led to a disagreement followed by stone pelting.
The Chief Minister is on a state-wide tour since December 12 to take a stock of state government's development schemes.