Bihar Prime Minister Nitish Kumar met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday. Talking to reporters after the assembly, Kumar mentioned his occasion is with the federal government on the problem of farmers and that the Middle has chosen the precise path by holding talks with farmers’ unions that agitate towards the three legal guidelines.
1000’s of farmers are protesting at numerous borders in Delhi for greater than two months demanding the repeal of the three legal guidelines, which they think about to be business-friendly and towards the prevailing mandi and MSP procurement methods. Nonetheless, the federal government has dismissed these apprehensions as unfounded, though at the least 11 rounds of talks between the 2 sides have failed to finish the stalemate.
He mentioned that the legal guidelines are within the curiosity of farmers and never towards them. “Hopefully the issue will likely be solved quickly,” mentioned the JDU chief.
Kumar additionally performed down claims by rival events, together with Lalu Prasad’s RJD, that his rule in Bihar is not going to final his full time period, saying that if they’re getting publicity then there’s nothing improper with that. He added alongside the identical traces that these leaders are unaware of actuality.
This was Kumar’s first assembly with Modi after his authorities took workplace in November final 12 months. Bihar’s prime minister described it as a “courtesy assembly”, including that he didn’t make any particular calls for and so they spoke on quite a lot of matters.
In energy in Bihar since 2005, apart from a quick interval, that is the primary time that JD (U) de Kumar is a junior accomplice within the alliance with the BJP after his account fell to 43 seats within the 243 meeting members from 71 whereas the Saffron Pageant jumped from 53 to 74 (with PTI entries)
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