Nitish Kumar meets Governor, seeks fresh vote of trust of the House

Patna, PTI | Updated : 16 June 2013, 02:54 PM

Janata Dal(U) President Sharad Yadav and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar met on June 15, afterwhich a meeting of party MPs, legislators and other office-bearers has been called for noon on Sunday and the party's decision on fate of NDA would be announced at 3 pm.     

Emerging from the meeting with Kumar held the latter's official residence, Yadav told reporters that the meeting has been called at the CM's residence on Sunday at 12:30 pm to discuss the political decision.     

"The decision of the party would be made public at press conference at 3 pm," he said. Yadav said he had talks with many ministers and other office-bearers of the party tonight after talking to the CM separately.     

Yadav met Kumar immediately on his arrival here from NewDelhi this evening. In today's meeting, leader of the party in Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha, state ministers, state party president and senior office bearers and legislators have been called to discuss the future political step, JD(U) President, who landed here on Saturday from New Delhi, said.     

After the one-on-one meeting with Kumar, senior ministers like Bijendra Yadav, Vijay Kumar Chaudhary, P K Shahi, Shyam Rajak, Bihar JD(U) President Bashist Narayan Singh, party chief whip in Assembly Shrawan Kumar and Rajya Sabha member and a confidante of Kumar R C P Singh were called at the CM's residence to plan out things today, party sources said. 

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