Needing 37 votes to get her candidate elected to the Rajya Sabha, she currently has 19 MLAs of her own, 9 MLAs from SP (after 37 SP MLAs vote to elect Bachchan) and 7 from the Congress.
Hussain also agreed with advice given by Nitish Kumar and Ram Vilas Paswan on communal harmony and addressing perception issues.
Singh had in 2013 aggressively pitched for Narendra Modi as PM face, while Nitish Kumar later snapped ties with the BJP over Modi’s candidature.
BJP leader's remark comes in the wake of tensions with its political ally and Bihar CM Nitish Kumar who has raised concerns over the saffron party's political strategy in the region.
The Bihar CM has taken exception to a BJP leader seeking to offer an incorrect reason for a murder in Darbhanga. The incident, Nitish clarified, was not related to 'Modi gate'.
A senior party strategist admitted the SP-BSP was banking on converting 2019 election into a ‘forward backward’ election to defeat the BJP.
ET spoke to senior UP Ministers, close aides of the CM and key BJP strategists who said that they would remind people of the corruption and lawlessness under the reign of SP and BSP.
Bihar BJP chief Nityanand Rai has said the state police gave wrong information to deputy chief minister Sushil Modi on the recent killing in Darbhanga.
Araria has six assembly seats out of which we held three - we won four of them this time while RJD won Araria with leads on two assembly segments.
The upcoming Lok Sabha bypoll that is slated for next month has become challenging for the saffron party in the wake of the recent disappointment in Gorakhpur and Phulpur.
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