BJP Declines Berth Offer As Nitish Expands Cabinet
The Hindu|June 03, 2019
BJP Declines Berth Offer As Nitish Expands Cabinet

Eight Janata Dal (United) members sworn in as Ministers

Amarnath Tewary

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Sunday expanded his Cabinet with the induction of eight new faces — all from his Janata Dal (United).

Members of allies, the BJP, and the LJP, were not accommodated.

Mr. Kumar later said that the BJP was offered a berth but the party was not too keen.

BJP opts out for now

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June 03, 2019