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Nityanand Rai Nityanand Rai DOB: January 1,1966

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.

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Nityanand Rai during an election rally in Vaishali said

If RJD wins, terrorists from Kashmir will seek shelter in Bihar: Union minister

India | Oct 14, 2020, 04:53 PM IST

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'.

Those protesting against CAA should be declared 'anti-OBC, anti-Dalit': Nityanand Rai

Those protesting against CAA should be declared 'anti-OBC, anti-Dalit': Nityanand Rai

India | Jan 03, 2020, 05:51 PM IST

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.

Bardhaman railway station

Bardhaman railway station to be named after Batukeshwar Dutt: Nityanand Rai

India | Jul 21, 2019, 10:53 AM IST

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.

Former Bihar CM Rabri

Many in Bihar ready to slit PM's throat, chop off his hands: Rabri on Bihar BJP chief's remark

Politics | Nov 22, 2017, 03:06 PM IST

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."