Bihar Chief Minister and National President of Janata Dal (United) Nitish Kumar reached Raj Bhavan in Patna on Sunday and submitted his resignation to Governor Rajendra Arlekar. The officials gave this information.
He said that the Governor accepted the resignation of Nitish Kumar and asked him to remain the caretaker Chief Minister till the formation of the new government. Kumar went to the Raj Bhavan with Janata Dal (U) senior minister Bijendra Yadav. Kumar resigned after presiding over a meeting of party MLAs at his official residence.
While meeting the Governor at the Raj Bhavan, Nitish told him, “We have decided to sever ties with the Mahagathjod in the state.” The development comes amid talk that Nitish will rejoin the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA).
With which the 'grand alliance' rule will end in the state. Sources said that with the support of Bharatiya Janata Party, there is a possibility of forming a new government by the evening.