Patna : Nitish Kumar announced resignation of his post as Bihar Chief Minister. Post meeting with party MLAs, Nitish Kumar arrived at Rajya Sabha and handed his resignation to the Governor. The exit, as per official version, comes over differences with coalition ally BJP.
A new government will be formed with a RJD - Congress combine. In the 243-member Bihar, Assembly, RJD has 80 seats, BJP 77, JDU 45 and Congress 19.