Patna: RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav will host a meeting at his residence on Monday for the opposition’s Grand Alliance in Bihar to officially mulling over on the upcoming Lok Sabha polls approach. The convention is expected to be attended by all constituents of the ‘Mahagathbandhan’ that includes the RJD, the Congress, former Union minister Upendra Kushwaha’s RLSP, former chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi’s HAM and veteran socialist leader Sharad Yadav’s LJD.
Worth mention here Tejashwi Yadav is the leader of the opposition in the state assembly. According to sources in the Grand Alliance, the talks will be marked by “broad discussions on the respective number of seats to be contested by each constituent, and identifying constituencies best suited for each coalition partner.
However, They, added that a final agreement may be delayed till the release of RJD supremo Lalu Prasad who is serving sentences in fodder scam cases judgment.It is noted that his bail application has been reserved by the Jharkhand High Court.
In addition leaders of the Grand Alliance have also been stating that a public declaration about the seat-sharing arrangements will be made only post January 14, when the gloomy month of ‘Kharmaas’ comes to an conclude.
Meanwhile, Jitan Ram Manjhi quashed reports that have appeared in a section of the media, asserting that he was toying with the proposal of a possible return to the NDA, as he was not getting his owing in the Grand Alliance.