Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar spoke to his Odisha counterpart Naveen Patnaik on Monday morning, seeking his party’s support for NDA’s candidate in Rajya Sabha Vice-Chairman. Nitish Kumar had spoken to Patnaik on September 10 also.
Chief Minister Patnaik has assured Kumar that his party will be supporting JDU candidate Harivansh Narayan Singh.
In the last elections too, the BJD had extended its support to Harivansh Singh.
The Monsoon Session of the Lok Sabha commenced today.