Speaker holds all-party meet; JD(U) suspends ministers


Patna:In Bihar assembly speaker Uday Narayan Chaudhary held an all-party meet to discuss the trust vote against the Jitan Ram Manjhi Government on February 20, event as the Janata Dal suspended seven minister.

Earlier, the party has already expelled Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi from the party. The ministers who have been suspended are Mahachandra Prasad Singh, Brishen Patel, Bhim Singh, Nitish Mishra, Sahid Ali Khan, Narendera Singh and Samrat Choudhary. They have been suspended for their alleged anti-party activities. Meanwhile, the state BJP party legislator meeting will be held at Patna on Wednesday to discuss prevailing political situation in the state. BJP has said it will decide on whether to support the Jitan Ram Manjhi government in Bihar or not only on the floor of the house