Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president Chirag Paswan on Tuesday dispelled rumours that political strategist Prashant Kishor was backing his social gathering within the Bihar polls, saying that his “20-year-old party is capable of winning elections without anyone’s help.”
“They are spreading rumours that Prashant Kishor is backing me and I am B team of a party. I want to clarify that the Lok Jan Shakti Party is a 20-year-old party with 51 years of taint-free political career of Ram Vilas Paswan ji. Why would I need backing from someone? Lok Janshakti Party has its own ideology and we will win the election and Chief Minister is scared. That is why he is spreading the rumour,” Chirag advised ANI.
LJP chief additionally claimed that his social gathering is combating in additional seats than JDU and is assured that he’ll win.
Talking concerning the bonhomie between RJD and LJP, Mr Paswan stated that his inclination is in the direction of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the 20-year-old social gathering has by no means performed any post-poll alliance in its historical past.
“If someone is thinking that after polls I will form alliance with RJD then I want to clarify that I am with Prime Minister Modi and his views on development. LJP has never done post-poll alliance and has only done pre-poll alliance,” he added.
Earlier Tejashwi confirmed sympathy in the direction of Chirag Paswan and focused Chief Minister Nitish Kumar the place he known as the latter’s behaviour in the direction of the LJP chief “unfair.”