Rabri while speaking at an election rally said that everyone in knew what kind of relations they shared between them. “Lallan Singh is the sala( brother-in-law) of Nitish Kumar and Nitish is also the sala of Lallan Singh. They can be seen holding each others hands publicly. I will keep on saying this again and again," said Rabri
Lalu Prasad Yadav, the Union Railway Minister, Rabir's husband is the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) candidate for the Saran constituency in the coming Lok Sabha polls. JD-U in its complaint to the Election Commission of India said that the poll panel should disallow the former Chief Minister from campaigning. Nitish Kumar has said the JD-U will file a defamation suit against Rabri Devi.