Sushil Kumar Modi

Race for Bihar BJP chief hots up with names in aftermath of break up with JDU

The party central leadership has decided in principle to appoint a new president for the Bihar unit of the party either from an EBC or SC to challenge Nitish Kumar-led Mahagathbandhan.

published on : 8th September 2022

'He is anti-woman': Sushil Modi demands Surendra Yadav's removal from Nitish Cabinet

Modi, a former deputy chief minister of Bihar, had recently demanded the resignation of state Agriculture minister Sudhakar Singh for his alleged involvement in the rice scam.

published on : 28th August 2022

Nitish government faces heat as Bihar official thrashes teaching job aspirant holding tricolour

Former Deputy CM and BJP’s Rajya Sabha MP Sushil Kumar Modi sought to hold the CM responsible for the incident.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Kidnapping case accused Kartikey Singh fails to surrender, takes oath as Bihar Law Minister instead

Kartikey Singh was reportedly supposed to appear before the court on August 16. Singh has not appeared before the court and has also not filed any anticipatory bail petition in the court so far.

published on : 17th August 2022

Thought Nitish will gracefully exit poll politics by 2025: Sushil Modi

"We thought that Nitish will opt out of electoral politics by 2025 as he will be 75 years old by then. We didn’t know that he would snap ties to explore greener pastures in Opposition camp," he added.

published on : 17th August 2022

BJP alleges social imbalance, criminalisation in New Bihar Cabinet

Senior BJP leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi's allusion was to Yadavs and Muslims, largely seen as loyal to the RJD.

published on : 16th August 2022

'BJP should have made Sushil Modi Bihar CM after 2020 polls': Nitish hits back at saffron party

The JD(U) leader, who snapped ties with the BJP on Tuesday and joined hands with the opposition RJD to return as the CM, made the remark as a riposte to allegations levelled against himself by Modi.

published on : 10th August 2022

NDA breakdown in Bihar: Did keeping Sushil Modi out of state politics backfire for BJP?

Nitish Kumar and Sushil Modi were compared with the hit cricket pair of Sachin Tendulkar and Saurav Ganguly in Bihar politics who had plied the NDA boat smoothly since 2005.

published on : 10th August 2022

Bihar: Differences within the NDA over Modi government's plan to bring a population control law

Earlier this week, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said a law on population control would not serve any purpose but insisted instead on education for girls and women.

published on : 10th June 2022

Sushil Modi poses five questions before Lalu family after CBI raid

He posed another question seeking a reply on how Lalu and his family members got ownership of 141 plots of land, over 30 flats and more than half a dozen houses in Patna and its suburbs. 

published on : 22nd May 2022

BJP has always supported demand for caste census: Sushil Modi

Sushil Modi's averment came in the wake of the contention by Lalu Prasad's RJD that the BJP has been opposed to social justice and thus it had not agreed to caste census nationally.

published on : 17th May 2022

Rift in Bihar BJP could be addressed in Jaipur meet

The internal clash in Bihar BJP started after the 2020 assembly polls itself, even though the party put up an impressive show by emerging as the second-largest party with 74 seats.

published on : 16th May 2022

BJP MP demands 'one nation one tariff' in power in Rajya Sabha 

Modi in the special mention highlighted that Bihar lacks coal and other renewable energy sources, which are essential for producing energy.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Over 100 pending CBI cases worth Rs 50,000 crore of fraud await states' consent

Sources from CBI said that more than 100 requests were made in the last few years for obtaining general consent for CBI which have still not been granted by the concerned states.

published on : 18th March 2022

Enact law on lines of Australia to make Facebook, Google pay for news: Demand in RS

Modi said the traditional print and news broadcast media are passing through their worst phase in recent history as advertisements have shifted to tech platforms.

published on : 17th March 2021

Will contest Bihar Assembly polls on agenda of development: Sushil Kumar Modi

In 2015, though the BJP won only 53 seats, the party had got the maximum share of votes polled.

published on : 11th September 2020

BJP upbeat in Bihar about Lok Sabha polls, says NDA will win all 40 seats in state

Claiming that 65 per cent of Bihar’s voters are already with NDA, deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi said the LS poll battle in the state will be a '65-35 battle' between NDA and the grand alliance.

published on : 13th September 2018

No minister including Manju Verma needs to resign: Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi on Muzaffarpur shelter home rape case

Verma is in the eye of the storm after the name of her husband cropped up in the case of sexual abuse of minor girls at the shelter home in Muzaffarpur.

published on : 6th August 2018

Commonwealth summit turns into political battle in Bihar as RJD leaders protest Sushil Modi’s remarks, walk out

The RJD legislators’ behaviour caused chaos at the conference, which is the sixth India region summit of CPA and is being attended by about 100 delegates from across the world.

published on : 17th February 2018

Court has upheld charges we had levelled against Lalu Prasad: Sushil Kumar Modi

The senior BJP leader also rubbished the conspiracy allegation levelled by the RJD against his party in connection with Prasad's conviction by the court.

published on : 6th January 2018
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