Patna: Controversial Bihar Chief Minister Jiten Ram Manjhi on Saturday formed a new political party called Hindusthan Awaam Morcha abbreviated to ‘HAM’. Forming the party, Majhi leveled serious allegations against Chief Minister Jiten Ram Manjhi.
He alleged that after he stepped down as the Bihar CM, Nitish Kumar got the Bihar Niwas building in Delhi washed with holy water from the Ganges before stepping inside it since Manjhi belonged to the Mahadalit category.
Manjhi had sparked off controversy within his own party saying that he would become a supporter of Narendra Modi if the Prime Minister Granted special category status to Bihar. He had also stirred up a controversy by asking Dalit youths to marry outside their caste to become a political force in Bihar.