Nitish Kumar Controversial Statement: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has been heavily criticized for his distasteful remarks on women during the debate on caste census in the state assembly. After this today CM Nitish Kumar has apologized. He said that if I said something wrong, if someone did not find my words correct, then I apologize for it. I feel ashamed, I condemn myself, I congratulate those who condemn me. I withdraw my statement. Also, BJP said that his apology is inadequate. After this, in order to attack BJP, RJD has also given a controversial statement.
RJD made a controversial post
Lalu Prasad’s RJD posted on social media platform X to attack BJP. In this RJD has mentioned the incident in Manipur. Also, just a few months ago, international medal winning women wrestlers had protested at Jantar Mantar in Delhi. Regarding that he said that by the police…. The party did not stop at just this and said that the media had not said anything on all this.
BJP hit back at RJD
After this tweet by RJD, BJP has also retaliated. BJP spokesperson Prabhakar Mishra said that the way CM Nitish Kumar insulted women in the House on Tuesday and tried to tarnish the image of the House. It seems that all this is the effect of RJD’s association. He further said that even today what has been posted from the X handle of Rashtriya Janata Dal. It has become clear that these people have no respect for women in their eyes. For them women are just objects. These are the reasons why such statements are being made.
Rabri Devi came out in support
Former Bihar Chief Minister Rabri Devi has spoken in support of Nitish Kumar amid the controversy over his recent comments. He told that Kumar has already apologized for his remarks. During a legislative session, Kumar stressed the importance of women’s education and underlined how it empowers them to make informed decisions about family planning through open discussions with their spouses.
Nitish Kumar’s apology is not enough
Expressing sharp reaction against Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar over his remarks on women in the state assembly, BJP said his apology is not enough. Merely apologizing will not suffice. Hundreds of BJP women’s wing workers demonstrated in Bihar’s capital Patna and burnt her effigy. There was a huge uproar in the Bihar Assembly during the ongoing winter session on this issue.