Jitan Ram Manjhi

Former Bihar CM Manjhi worried over delay in announcement of NDA candidates for RS polls

Manjhi said the delay in the announcement of names of the candidates for Rajya Sabha by the NDA partners has raised suspicion. Manjhi said the delay in the announcement of names of the candidates for

published on : 23rd May 2022

Brahmins allege manhandling by HAM supporters during feast at Jitan Ram Manjhi's residence

Earlier this month, the former CM earned the wrath of the community when he stated that Brahmins visited houses of Mahadalits, but didn't eat food there and instead ask for money.

published on : 28th December 2021

Jitan Ram Manjhi faces backlash from Brahmins for remarks against community

Manjhi's use of swear word came to light on Sunday when a video went viral on social media where the 77-year-old leader was shown holding forth on the pitfalls of growing ritualism among Dalits.

published on : 22nd December 2021

Former Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi booked for derogatory remarks against Brahmins

Leaders across party lines have condemned Manjhi's statement and advised him to maintain restrain over such statements.

published on : 20th December 2021

Jitan Ram Manjhi says 'Lord Rama was a fictional character'; stirs a hornet's nest

Jitan Ram Manjhi lamented that the members of Musahar community, the most backward among the downtrodden, were of late lured to worship Hindu God and Goddess.

published on : 19th December 2021

Former Bihar CM Jitan Ram Manjhi uses profanity for Brahmins, backtracks later

Jitan Ram Manjhi has ended up with his foot in the mouth, much to the embarrassment of the ruling NDA in Bihar of which he is a part.

published on : 19th December 2021

After Manjhi, Tejashwi also challenges CM Nitish Kumar to do random breathalyzer test

Jitan Ram Manjhi had challenged Nitish Kumar to conduct breathalyzer tests on ministers and some bureaucrats, reality of prohibition would come to be known.

published on : 21st February 2020

HAM's Jitan Ram Manjhi poses fresh worries in Bihar's RJD-led grand alliance, seeks half the LS seats

RJD and Congress leaders took Manjhi's demand for 20 seats lightly.

published on : 17th September 2018

RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav nominates his family’s vegetable supplier to Bihar Legislative Council along with Rabri Devi, Manjhi’s son

The other two Grand Alliance candidates are Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) state president Ram Chander Purve and Mohsin Qadir for the Bihar Legislative Council polls.

published on : 13th April 2018

Let only SC members cast votes in constituencies reserved for them, says Bihar ex-CM Jitan Ram Manjhi

Attacking both the Centre and Bihar’s Nitish Kumar-led NDA government, the former CM said the condition of Dalits had worsened in the past few years due to the rulers’ apathy.

published on : 8th April 2018