Cabinet reshuffle: It's Nitish Kumar's fate, says Lalu Prasad Yadav
RJD chief Lalu Yadav on Sunday taking a dig at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said that its fate of Nitish that he was not even being invited for the oath taking ceremony.
Lalu Yadav said,''They didn't even get invites (oath ceremony). One who leaves his people won't be taken in by others. It's Nitish Kumar's fate.''
Earlier, a day ahead of the Cabinet reshuffle, Janata Dal (United) chief and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar told media that his party is yet to get an invitation to join the Union Council of Ministers.
Kumar said, "There was no such talk of JD(U) joining the Union Cabinet. No talks were held on the issue (between BJP and JD (U))," Bihar CM Nitish Kumar said in Patna.
With swearing-in ceremony over, the Modi Cabinet has got nine new ministers and four others have been given Cabinet berth. Piyush Goyal, Nirmala Sitharaman, Dharmendra Pradhan and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi have been given Cabinet rank.