Newly-elected NDA MLAs in Bihar to meet today to elect their leader

In Bihar, newly-elected MLAs of National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will meet in Patna today to elect their leader. The legislators of all four NDA constituents – BJP, JD(U), Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) and Vikassheel Insaan Party (VIP) will also discuss the formation of a new government in the state.

Election of Assembly Speaker and other issues will also be discussed at the meeting. The NDA secured an absolute majority by winning 125 seats in the recently held assembly elections. One independent MLA Sumit Sigh has also extended his support to the NDA.