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Three other RLSP leaders – Manish Sahni or Vaishali, Manoj Mahato of Khagaul and Sanjay Sah of Siwan – were killed earlier this year.
Kushwaha, also a Union minister, met Yadav at the latter's residence and both the leaders were believed to discussed the current political situation, especially in Bihar, RLSP sources said.
Upendra Kushwaha attacks Nitish Kumar, seeks meeting with Amit Shah following reports of 'poaching' of MLAs
Kushwaha, however, has pointed out that any demand for sacrifice by the RLSP was irrational as his party was the only NDA constituent which was denied a ministerial berth in Bihar.
Now, as the national vice-president of Bihar’s ruling Janata Dal(U), he speaks as a committed worker of the party and an ardent follower of party president and Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.
Police wielded the lathi on hundreds of people from the Kushwaha community who were marching towards the Raj Bhawan in Patna chanting slogans against Nitish Kumar.
Upendra Kushwaha raised the hackles of both BJP and JD(U) by insisting that his party must get more than three seats as per its “enhanced strength”
At the state executive meeting of the JD(U) in September, Kumar had told party leaders that expansion of his cabinet was likely after Dussehra, which fell on October 19 last.
Speaking at a public event organised by a television channel last week, Nitish Kumar had declined to answer questions about Upendra Kushwaha.
While addressing a rally in Muzzafarpur on Sunday, Minister of State for Human Resource Development Kushwaha asked the Bihar Chief Minister to share the "status and content" of his DNA test.
Arrest warrant issued against absconding former Bihar minister Manju Verma; RJD wants CBI to quiz CM Nitish Kumar
The top court had pulled up the state police over its failure to arrest her.
Both Shah and Nitish Kumar said the details of the number of seats and the constituencies from which the parties would contest would be made public in two or three days.
Tejaswi Yadav said that Bihar was grappling with the problem of poor law and order situation even as the Narendra Modi continued to remain reluctant to release funds to the state.
The huge poster surfaced on the busy Birchand Patel Marg, nearly 50 metres from Janata Dal-United Bihar headquarters.
Party spokesperson K C Tyagi said Kishor's appointment will help it reach out to social segments out of its traditional support base.
Man hurls slipper at Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to protest NDA government’s anti-upper caste policies, arrested
The incident took place when Nitish was attending a student's congregation organised by the JD(U) on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Narayan.