He said the NDA has already submitted the letters of support of 128 MLAs to the governor at the time of staking its claim to form a new government headed by Nitish. The magic figure is 122 MLAs.
“When we have a majority on our own, why should we need the support of Congress MLAs,” he asked.
He exuded confidence that the NDA government would prove its majority on the floor of the House on the scheduled date. He also rubbished the claim of Lalu Prasad’s Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) that it would not be easier to prove its majority in the House.
Former deputy chief minister and RJD leader Tejashwi Prasad Yadav had earlier said, “Khela hona abhi banki hai.”