Nityanand Rai, BJP Unit chief of Bihar contested General elections 2019 from Ujiarpur Lok Sabha seat and won by over 2 lakh votes. He defeated former Union Minister Upendra Kushwana from Rashtriya Lok Samata Party. The parliamentary constituency went to polls in the fourth phase of 2019 elections.read more
BJP leader Nityanand Rai has said that if opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) comes to power after Assembly elections, 'terrorists would escape Kashmir and take shelter in Bihar'.
Union Minister Nityanand Rai said on Friday that those protesting against the new legislation should be declared "anti-OBC" and "anti-Dalit". The minister of state for home claimed that most of the non-Muslims fleeing harassment in Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan belong to Other Backward Classes (OBCs) and Dalits.
Rai, the Minister of State for Home and the Bihar BJP chief, made a statement to this effect on Saturday after paying a visit to the house here where Dutt stayed after Independence.
The comments come a day after BJP Bihar chief Nityanand Rai said, "all fingers and hands raised against the prime minister should be broken or chopped off."