ONI Bureau: Known as an “Weather Expert” in political circle, who always senses victory of any party or coalition and prefers to go with them, Union Minister and LJP founder Ram Vilas Paswan has decided to stay back in NDA although RLSP chief Upendra Kushwaha joined UPA a few days ago.
The seat sharing deal between BJP, JD(U) and LJP has been finalised and a formal announcement will be made today.
As per the formula, BJP and JD(U) will contest 17 seats each in Bihar. LJP will contest in 6 seats. Bihar has 40 Lok Sabha seats .
Paswan won’t contest Lok Sabha polls and will be sent to Rajya Sabha from Assam.