The opposition members also targeted Nitish Kumar for his silence on the issue of mob lynching at a time when such incidents have increased.
Ex-chief minister and RJD leader Rabri Devi slammed Nitish Kumar government for gifting the mango basket and saplings calling it an 'insult to the souls of children, who had recently died due to AES.'
This is the first time that the RJD failed to win a single seat in Lok Sabha polls in Bihar, which is regarded as a party bastion.
Rashtriya Janata Dal leader Tejashwi Yadav said Ambedkar had envisaged reservations as a measure to remove social and educational inequality.
With RJD, the pivot in the alliance, insisting on contesting on 20 out of the state’s 40 LS seats in order to retain its leading position, the other parties in the alliance are under pressure
A formal announcement will be made for all seats, to be fought by respective Grand Alliance constituents, after January 14 when the inauspicious month of Kharmaas comes to an end.