TITLE

Reformed Lalu Plots Comeback

PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
India Today;10/29/2012, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Lalu Prasad Yadav, chief of the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) political party, has declared war on Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar. According to the author, Yadav responded to Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's insinuation that protests by teachers during his Adhikar Yatra had been instigated by his opponents. The author notes that Lalu's yatra, which was launched on June 12, 2012, had already covered 15 of Bihar's 37 districts.
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