Satya Prakash Singh joined the ruling party within 24 hours of his father’s arch enemy Rama Kishor Singh joined the RJD and managed to get ticket for his wife from the high-profile Mahnar seat.
The funeral procession of Dr Singh, who had recently resigned from RJD as vice president, started from his Patna residence in the morning and reached his native village Shahpur by afternoon.
Raghuvansh Prasad Singh is widely hailed as a Socialist who remained unblemished even as the RJD leadership was mired in scams and controversies.
Bihar government announced that his last rites would be performed with full state honour on the bank of the River Ganga near his village.
No amount of interrruption by fellow parliamentarians would deter Raghuvansh Prasad Singh from completing what he had set out to say.
PM Modi described Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, who died after a prolonged illness, as a grassroots leader with deep understanding of poverty and problems of the poor.
Couple of months ago, on June 17, he was infected with the COVID-19.
Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, who recently resigned from the Rashtriya Janta Dal (RJD), has written another emotional letter expressing his anguish and agony over the situation.
Raghuvansh Prasad Singh writes to Bihar CM, asks him to bring ordinance regarding amendment of MNREGA law
The former RJD national vice president also demanded Kumar to 'bring back the begging bowl or 'bhikshapatra' of Lord Buddha from Afghanistan'.
The RJD chief, in his letter, has said that he does not believe that a letter related to his resignation is allegedly being carried in the media.
In a letter to jailed RJD supremo Lalu Prasad, party's national vice president and former Union Minister Raghuvansh Prasad Singh wrote he was quitting the party.
Raghuvansh Prasad Singh, who is down with COVID-19, shot off a letter to the party leadership conveying his decision to step down as national vice-president.
A staunch supporter of Lalu Prasad who, nonetheless, is never shy of speaking his mind, Singh is one of the founding members of the RJD.