New Delhi: Congress chief Rahul Gandhi has prolonged an invite to Tejashwi Yadav, the deputy chief minister of Bihar, to take part in his Bharat Jodo yatra.
Congress leaders in Bihar met with the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief and his dad and mom, former Chief Ministers Lalu Yadav and Rabri Devi, on Sunday (September 18, 2022), and urged Tejashwi Yadav to hitch Rahul Gandhi on his foot march.
The Congress leaders added that the 12-state marketing campaign had obtained large public assist.
The invite comes days after Bihar deputy CM raised doubts in regards to the Congress’s management of the opposition and indicated that the get together ought to take a backseat in some areas.
“The Congress ought to battle the seats the place it’s in a direct battle with BJP, however wherever regional events are stronger, as in Bihar, it ought to allow us to sit within the driving seat,” the RJD chief mentioned final week.
Nonetheless, the invite to Tejashwi Yadav hints on the Congress’s try to deliver regional allies on board with its management of the opposition.
In line with the reviews, Nitish Kumar, the chief minister of Bihar, additionally obtained an invite. It might be famous that it’s but unknown whether or not or when the leaders will assist Rahul Gandhi.
In the meantime, Nitish Kumar’s resolution to depart the BJP and set up a brand new authorities with RJD, Congress and different opposition events gave a big enhance to the opposition which is gearing as much as tackle the BJP within the 2024 nationwide election.