For the Rajya Sabha elections in Bihar, the Bharatiya Janata Party determined to ship Vivek Thakur, son of senior chief and former Union Minister CP Thakur, to the Rajya Sabha, after which the principle opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) additionally gave Bhumihar chief Amarendra Dhari Singh as its candidate. Surprised everybody by declaring. Rajad has declared Amarendra Dhari Singh from Bhumihar neighborhood as a candidate. In such a state of affairs, it’s being stated that other than their core votebank Muslim-Yadav, RJD has additionally began in search of new votebank.
Assembly elections are going to be held in Bihar this 12 months. In the absence of RJD President Lalu Prasad, the electoral expertise and technique of Tejashwi Yadav are to be examined on this. <! –
This meeting election is being thought of as 'Agni Pariksha' for Tejashwi who has failed within the Lok Sabha elections. In such a state of affairs, RJD has given an enormous message to the Savarna society by deciding to ship Amarendra Dhari Singh who comes from Bhumihar part to Rajya Sabha. A RJD chief additionally says, "The RJD needs to take away the tag of MY (Muslim Yadav). For this motive, the chair of the primary state president was handed over to Jagadanand Singh, who comes from the Rajput fraternity.
In Bihar politics, Bhumihars are thought of anti-RJD. Bhumihar votes play an vital function in victory and defeat in areas like Begusarai, Munger, Nawada, Muzaffarpur, Vaishali, Maharajganj, Jehanabad, Ara, Motihari, Pataliputra, Aurangabad and Sitamarhi. According to an estimate, out of 15 p.c inhabitants of the higher castes within the state, about 4 p.c are Bhumihar votes. Apart from this, there may be 5 p.c Rajput and barely extra Brahmin inhabitants. Says Santosh Singh, a politician and senior journalist, "Bhumihar is considered to be the votebank of the BJP, which the RJD has now tried to do." After the RJD protested towards giving 10 p.c reservation to the economically weaker sections of the final class, a incorrect message was despatched to the higher class concerning the RJD, which the RJD is now attempting to rectify. Now the RJD has tried to assist the higher castes in view of the equations of meeting elections.
It is price mentioning that Lalu Yadav as soon as gave a slogan to scrub brown hair (Bhumihar, Rajput, Brahmin, Lala). In current occasions, Lalu Yadav saved a substantial distance from the Bhumihars. The RJD has now performed a brand new wager by giving a Rajya Sabha ticket to the chief of the Bhumihar neighborhood. RJD spokesperson Mrityunjay Tiwari, nonetheless, denied the ethnic stance, saying that RJD has by no means executed caste politics. The RJD has been elevating the voice of the oppressed, backward of all courses and societies. Sources say that the title of the RJD chief coming from a Muslim neighborhood in RJD was nearly determined for the Rajya Sabha candidate, however the determination modified within the final minute. Earlier, by making Jagdanand Singh, who comes from the higher caste neighborhood, the state president, the RJD had made a wager that it’s a occasion to the politics of the society. Lalu's occasion had earlier tried to take away the tag of being anti-Brahmin by sending Manoj Jha to the Rajya Sabha.