Massaging Kishor’s statement of having rejected the “offer” from Minister Bihar Nitish KumarLalan said the campaign manager “is not a political worker but a businessman” who relies on “marketing” tactics.
“We know Kishor has worked for the BJP for some time. A BJP agent was recently arrested during a judge’s examination,” the head of JD(U) said, in an apparent reference to former national president RCP Singh. “BJP is relying on conspiracies in Bihar. First it used RCP Singh and now it is using Prashant Kishor. But we are wary. We will not allow these designs to succeed,” Lalan said. .
The JD(U) chairman’s comment came just days after a meeting between Kumar and Kishor, after which the latter claimed to have engaged in some simple talks with Bihar CM, having told him that The ban, one of his most credible moves, was a complete failure and in need of reconsideration.
Kishor, who launched the ‘Jan Suraaj’ campaign as part of a campaign in which he will embark on a 3,500-kilometer ‘padayatra’ across the state next month, also claimed to have turned down an offer that was “received”. designation” from Kumar, who, he believes, was out of breath.
Lalan stated, “It was Prashant Kishor who wanted to meet Nitish Kumar after the new political situation emerged in Bihar. He spoke to CM who asked him to speak first with the party chairman. So, he came to see me in New Delhi.”
“I told him that his return to the party could be considered if he agreed to abide by party discipline. He then secured an appointment with the CM, who agreed to meet with him. and made an appointment. But, as part of his marketing strategy, he told the media that he had been called to CM’s residence but he wouldn’t go,” said JD chairman. (U) statement.
“Then, after Pavan Varma met Nitish Kumar, who had also talked to Kishor before, whom he knew. Kishor once again expressed his wish to meet CM and they met. But why everyone. make an offer to him? Who is he?” Lalan said.
(With input from PTI)