As chief minister Nitish Kumar kicked off the JD (U) marketing campaign for meeting polls by way of a digital rally, chief of opposition and RJD chief Tejashwi Yadav attacked him and hurled 10 questions on the authorities..
“At the moment he’s addressing a digital rally. All people has seen the destiny of the social gathering’s precise rally on March 1 this 12 months. Chief Minister would solely converse on stale points within the digital rally and won’t converse on the problems of unemployment and poverty that are afflicting the state,” Tejashwi Yadav mentioned, taking a dig at JD (U)’s declare that 25 lakh individuals will be part of the rally by way of digital medium.
Yadav continued. “Bihar is a state with most youth inhabitants. Why has the Chief Minister not been in a position to cease migration, malnutrition and unemployment within the state even after being in energy for 15 years within the State? He was not in a position to set up industries within the state.”
The RJD chief additionally focused the state authorities on what he referred to as ‘15 years of misrule.’ “Within the final 15 years, why did unemployment, poverty, starvation and migration enhance in Bihar? Why is the unemployment fee, at 46.61% in Bihar, the very best within the nation and why has it change into the centre of unemployment?,” chief minister ought to reply on these points as nicely.
Citing Niti Aayog and NHM knowledge, Yadav questioned Kumar, “Why is Bihar getting pushed behind yearly. As per Niti Aayog, the state is ranked decrease on training, well being and different growth indices. Who’s chargeable for this?”
Taking a dig on the regulation and order scenario within the state, Yadav mentioned that as per the NCRB knowledge, the state has the very best crime figures. “Crime fee in Bihar is at 40%. An incident of rape takes place each 4 hours, whereas a homicide each 5 hours in Bihar. CM ought to speak about this as nicely,” he mentioned.
He additionally requested the state authorities to make public the work carried out on a package deal of Rs 1.65 lakh crore introduced by the Prime Minister. “And lastly, individuals additionally wish to know why the CM disrespected the general public mandate in 2017,” he requested, in an indirect reference to JD (U) leaving the Grand Alliance in 2017.
JD (U) spokesperson Rajeev Ranjan responded to the barrage of criticism with a single level. “Tejashwi Yadav ought to first test his details earlier than saying something,” the JD (U) chief mentioned, contending that 6.75 lakh individuals had been employed in authorities places of work over the past 15 years. He mentioned the corresponding determine when Tejashwi Yadav’s dad and mom – Lalu Yadav and Rabri Devi – have been in energy was solely 93,000. He additionally cited knowledge from the Nationwide Crime Information Bureau to assert that the regulation and order scenario in Bihar wasn’t in a foul form, insisting that Bihar ranks twenty third amongst all states vis-a-vis cognizable instances.