Locked in a tussle with uncle Pashupati Kumar Paras over the management of Lok Janshakti Party (LJP), Chirag Paswan is about to maintain a roadshow (known as ‘Ashirvaad Yatra’) in Bihar beginning Monday. He will begin the roadshow from Hajipur, the constituency Chirag’s father and LJP founder represented eight instances since 1977. Chirag’s uncle Pashupati Kumar Paras and chief of the insurgent faction at the moment represents the constituency in Lok Sabha.
“We have a small programme to observe the birth anniversary in Delhi and after that, I will fly to Patna and go directly to Hajipur from the airport,” Chirag mentioned on Sunday.
He additionally mentioned that the ‘Ashirvaad Yatra’ is being organised to search “blessings of the people”. “In Hajipur, everyone knows how passionate my father was about Hajipur’s people. I will seek their blessings to kick start the yatra.”
“I will be at my father’s karmbhoomi to embark on a new mission to do whatever I could for my state. I had presented my vision for Bihar even during assembly elections and got good responses despite not getting seats, and I will continue doing so,” Chirag mentioned forward of the roadshow.
The first leg of Ashirvad Yatra will cover 12-13 districts. “After the first phase, there will be a second phase and in the next one and half months, I will cover the entire state and it will culminate as a National Council Meeting in Patna,” he additionally knowledgeable.
The roadshow is being seen as the start of a brand new politics by Chirag, who is commonly accused of working from Delhi and never spending a lot time in his house state.
Earlier in June, a faction of LJP, led by the youthful brother of Ram Vilas Paswan, eliminated his estranged nephew from the submit of occasion chief. Paras was additionally recognised in Lok Sabha after 5 of the six-party MPs gave a letter in his help.
Chirag Paswan has termed the election “illegal” because it was performed by members of the LJP who have been suspended from the occasion. However, from the rebels’ facet, it has been reported that they haven’t been joyful with the type of functioning of Chirag, who took over the occasion reins after his father, LJP founder and former Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan died in 2020.
On Sunday as nicely, Sanjay Saraf, a pacesetter of the faction mentioned that the occasion obtained “weak” when Chirag Paswan was the chief of the occasion.