Lalu’s Son to be Bihar’s Deputy CM: Source


New Delhi/Patna: Former chief minister of Bihar Lalu Prasad yadav’s both sons would be sworn in as cabinet ministers in Nitish Kumar’s council of ministers.

A highly placed RJD sources exclaimed that Tejaswi Yadav would be made deputy chief minister of Bihar. Sources also revealed that the old Lalu loyalist Abdul Bari Siddiqui likely to made the finance minister in the new Bihar indulgence while Nitish Kumar will take oath as chief minister of Bihar for the fifth time on November 20 which will be held at the Patna Gandhi Maidan at 2pm on Friday.

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, former Prime Minister H D Devegowda, NCP chief Sharad Pawar, his National Conference counterpart Farooq Abdullah and Congress leaders in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge and Ghulam Nabi Azad will attend the ceremony. Nitish Kumar has also invited PM Narendra Modi to attend the function but he will not be able to attend.

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee and counterparts from Delhi and Uttar Pradesh Arvind Kejriwal, UP CM Akhilesh Yadav and Sikkim CM P K Chamling have been invited along with chief ministers of Congress-ruled states.