Nitish Kumar is a person stuffed with vendetta, former union minister RCP Singh instructed NDTV a day after he give up the Janata Dal (United) following snubs from the occasion boss. Mr Singh, who can be a former occasion president and was a detailed aide of Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, mentioned that is why Mr Kumar “stooped so low and focused his daughters”.
The JDU had earlier demanded Mr Singh clarify “irregularities” in properties linked to his daughters.
Nitish Kumar was reportedly upset with RCP Singh for his rising proximity to coalition associate Bharatiya Janata Occasion. Mr Singh had accepted a union cupboard berth with out the occasion chief’s consent. Nonetheless, RCP Singh denies the cost, claiming Dwelling Minister Amit Shah had spoken to Mr Kumar about cupboard growth and supplied one berth to the occasion on the situation that Mr Singh himself develop into a union minister. “It is a bare-faced lie,” he mentioned about accusations that he grew to become a central minister on his personal, with out consulting with the occasion.
“Nitish Kumar requested me to go to Delhi and take oath as union minister,” he instructed NDTV.
Whereas resigning from the first membership of the occasion, Mr Singh had mentioned there was a conspiracy in opposition to him as a result of he had develop into a union minister. “There is not any treatment to jealousy,” he mentioned in a jibe at Mr Kumar.
“Nitish Kumar is not going to develop into Prime Minister in any of his seven lives,” he mentioned, describing the JDU as a sinking ship.
Per week after movies emerged of him elevating slogans projecting himself as the longer term chief minister, JDU sought a reply from RCP Singh on all of the properties he has acquired within the final 9 years.
In a letter to Mr Singh, the occasion claimed that a number of irregularities had been seen in properties that he had acquired.
Commenting on the letter, RCP Singh had instructed NDTV, “These properties had been purchased by my spouse or daughters who’re revenue taxpayers since 2010.”
He mentioned that the letter is the occasion’s try and humiliate him and that Mr Kumar is “hitting beneath the belt”.
After his resignation, RCP Singh has been staying at his native village within the Nalanda district and touring close by areas in an obvious bid to search out the bottom underneath his toes.