Sharad Yadav’s son Shantanu will bury a part of the deceased leader’s mortal remains at his karmabhoomi Madhepura.
The mortal remains of the former Union minister were consigned to flames by his son Shantanu Bundela and daughter Subhasini in his ancestral village Ankhmau at around 5 pm.
Sharad Yadav's mortal remains will be taken to his native village Ankhmau in Babai tehsil of Hoshangabad district in Madhya Pradesh by a chartered flight on Saturday morning.
Former JD (U) Madhya Pradesh unit head and a close associate of Yadav, Govind Yadav, said the veteran leader's last rites will be performed at his ancestral village.
A strong votary of social justice and secular democracy, Yadav was a voice of sanity in Parliament and outside.
Yadav served as a minister in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government in the late 90s
"He, besides late Mulayam Singh Yadav, Nitish Kumar and myself learnt politics of socialism from Ram Manohar Lohia and Karpoori Thakur," said the septuagenarian.
Yadav, a veteran politician and former chief of the JD(U), died at a private hospital in Gurugram.
Former Union minister Sharad Yadav died on Thursday at a private hospital in Gurugram. He was 75.
A statement from the Fortis Memorial Research Institute said Yadav was brought to the emergency ward in an unconscious and unresponsive state.
Addressing the media with the Congress leader by his side, RJD's Sharad Yadav said Gandhi should take over as the president of the Congress party.
The top court also told Yadav that he will have to furnish an undertaking that he will vacate his bungalow on a specified date.
"As such, the impugned order directing relocation will require exertion, stress, and exposure to general public and place the life of the petitioner in peril," it said.
Devendra announced the merger of his Samajwadi Janata Dal (Democratic) with RJD and said it was time to strengthen the hands of Tejashwi, who is spearheading the fight against BJP in the state.
RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav on Sunday welcomed the move to merge LJD with his party and urged all the opposition parties in the country to stand united.
RJD chief Lalu Prasad had quit Janata Dal in 1997 to form his own party over his differences with its leadership as the probe against fodder scam, in which he was a main accused, gathered pace.
Sharad Yadav, RJD candidate for Madhepura in Bihar, tells Rajesh Kumar Thakur that had he continued as the convener of the NDA and not been pressurised by Nitish Kumar to quit.
Yadav clarified later saying it was a mere 'joke' and that his intentions were not to hurt the Chief Minister while Raje insisted that such language will set a bad example for youngsters.
Yadav said he is regularly communicating with all political parties in opposition and will unite them when the time comes.
Alleging that 90-95 per cent of the PNB "scam" had happened during the NDA government's tenure, Yadav said diamond merchant Nirav Modi was the hero in the social circles of Delhi.