Patna: Bihar politics plunged to its nadir today with Bihar Chief Minister Jeetan Ram Manjhi, a day before trial of strength in the Bihar Assembly, tried to attract JD(U) MLAs to his side by throwing the offer of a ministerial berth in his Cabinet as a bait. If this is not horse-trading what else is? Question also arises which court in India will take suo moto action on this.
Manjhi , without batting an eye, said if they — the JD(U) legislature Party led by former chief minister Nitish Kumar–were offering you a minister’s post why not come here, I will also make you a minister.
The BJP has also issued whip for its MLAs to support Manjhi in floor test
The Patna High court also issued an order today that should leave Manjhi rattled and flustered. The court has barred from voting tomorrow in the House the 8 JD(U) MLAs, who have extended support to the chief minister