Nawal Kishore Yadav, member of Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) expressed his happiness on his birthday and said that "Only after he becomes PM, Bihar will get its proper due."
Praising Nitish, Kedar Nath Pandey, member of Communist Party of India (CPI) claimed that Nitish has shown a path of development to Bihar.
Basudeo Singh ( CPM) said that "I wish that he would lead the nation now."
Meanwhile, Ramashraya Prasad Singh, Deputy Leader of JD (U) got emotional when he said that entire world is looking at Nitish. "I have been serving the people of Bihar since 1962. I have seen several stalwarts including Srikrishna Sinha, the first CM of Bihar but Nitish is incredible," he said.