PATNA: With the Bihar ballot tendencies displaying the ruling NDA marching forward of the RJD-led Grand Alliance, the temper was buoyant amongst BJP and JD(U) employees, however RJD and Congress activists seemed dissatisfied, although hoping for issues to alter of their favour.
On the BJP workplace at Beer Chand Patel Path, the place there was not a lot exercise for the previous three days after exit polls projected a majority for the Grand Alliance, a number of leaders and occasion employees have began coming in with beaming faces.
State BJP president Sanjay Jaiswal is within the workplace monitoring the outcomes intently.
Bihar BJP spokesman Sanjay Singh Tiger stated the BJP-JD(U) coalition has labored beneath the “double engine” governments — NDA dispensations on the Centre as nicely within the state and the individuals of Bihar have blessed it.
“The individuals know Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister Nitish kumar can pace up growth of the state and therefore they’ve reposed their religion within the NDA,” Tiger instructed reporters.
Whereas Chief Minister Nitish Kumar is watching counting of votes at his official residence, some leaders and occasion employees have began thronging the occasion workplace, a stone’s throw away from the workplace of the BJP and the RJD within the coronary heart of the town.
Bihar JD(U) president Vasistha Narayan Singh stated they have been assured because the starting that the individuals of the state would love the ruling coalition to proceed and expedite the event course of.
Requested concerning the BJP performing higher than the JD(U) and if Chief Minister Kumar will proceed within the publish, Singh stated, “When prime BJP leaders themselves have stated that Kumar would be the CM regardless of the person scores of the alliance companions, is there any must make clear this additional?” JD(U) spokesman Ajay Alok stated the individuals of Bihar think about Nitish Kumar and that’s mirrored within the tendencies in favour of the NDA.
Within the RJD camp, which was on cloud 9 until Monday with nearly all exit polls indicating the party-helmed coalition coming to energy within the state and its chief Tejashwi Yadav changing into chief minister, the preliminary euphoria seems to be dipping.
A crowd of Tejashwi supporters that had gathered outdoors the 10 Round Street residence of former chief minister Rabri Devi anticipating a victory is thinning now.
However some ardent supporters, carrying pictures of Tejashwi in Delhi Daredevils jersey from his IPL days and in addition him taking oath as CM, keep put within the hope that issues will change for higher with the progress of counting.
Bihar RJD spokesman Mrityunjay Tiwari stated, “It is like a T-20 match.
The outcome shall be determined solely when the final ball of the match is bowled.
” Within the Congress camp, preliminary pleasure seems to have evaporated with the tendencies displaying Grand Alliance trailing the NDA.
Scores of Congress leaders from throughout the nation, together with its normal secretary Randeep Surjewala, who’ve arrived right here within the hope of occasion forming a authorities with Mahagathbandhan companions are glued to TV channels hoping the tendencies will change in accordance to the exit polls.
“We aren’t far behind, issues will change in our favour,” state Congress spokesman Rajesh Rathor instructed PTI.