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After quitting RJD, Raghuvansh Prasad Singh writes to Nitish Kumar

IndiaTimes Friday, 11 September 2020 ()
Raghuvansh Prasad Singh has written a letter to Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar with a slew of suggestions including an amendment in MGNREGA and some issues concerning his native Vaishali district, sending an olive branch to JD(U). The ruling Janata Dal (United) has made it clear that it will welcome Singh into the party if he decides to join it.
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