Union Home Affairs Minister Amit Shah today delivered a big rally in Bihar’s Purnia. In the name of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Mr. Shah effectively launched the BJP personal election campaign for Bihar, ahead of the General Election of 2024. Launched a direct attack on Minister Nitish Kumar for disrupting His relationship with the BJP, Mr. Shah said that leader Janata Dal (United) betrayed the BJP to fulfill his prime ministerial ambitions.
The protest, dubbed ‘Jan Bhavna Mahasabha’, was the first organized by the BJP in the state after Mr Kumar left the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) last month. and join a Mahagathbandhan (grand coalition) with Congress and Rashtriya Janata Dal.
Mr. Shah is currently on a two-day visit to the state.
Addressing Mr. Kumar, the Union Home Secretary said: “Nitish Kumar’s party won only half of the seats compared to BJP in the last Bihar council election. Even then, Modi ji allowed Nitish Kumar to be the Chief Minister because he had promised that in Bihar, the union [NDA] will operate under the leadership of Nitish Kumar. However, he betrayed us. His prime ministerial ambitions led him to shake hands with the National Assembly and Lalu Prasad Yadav. “
The Union Home Minister added: “Nitish Kumar has only one goal: To cling to power at any cost. But now he has stood before the people of Bihar who will no longer give him. benefit of the doubt too.”
He said: “The people of Bihar know that in the next elections, only Modi jilotus flower [BJP’s electoral symbol] will bloom in Bihar. “
In his speech, the Union Minister of Internal Affairs listed a number of Central government projects in the state, including an airport. Addressing the crowd, Mr. Shah said: “Arre taaliyaan bajao. Yeh aap ke liye banaya hai airport” (Hooray, we built this airport for you).
Later today, Mr. Shah will hold a meeting with BJP MPs, MLA and former ministers from Bihar in Kishanganj. He is also expected to chair the BJP Core Committee meeting in the evening.