NDA will win all seats in Bihar polls: Ram Vilas Paswan

NEW DELHI: ally of BJP and minister of the Union Ram Vilas Paswan He said Friday that the ruling NDA will win all seats for Lok Sabha and the Assembly elections in Bihar on October 21, stating that a divided and discredited opposition has no chance.

The elections will be held in five seats of the assembly and the constituency of Lok Sabha as acting MLA was elected to Parliament during the recent general elections, while MP died of a heart attack.

The three NDA parties - BJP, JD (U) and LJP - are involved in the elections. While the Prime Minister led by Nitish Kumar JD (U) is competing in four seats in the Assembly, the BJP and the LJP have presented their candidate in an Assembly seat and Lok Sabha respectively.

Prince Raj's son, Ram Chandra Paswan, is fighting from Samastipur.

All our candidates will emerge victorious. We have run a united campaign and people have full faith in the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Kumar, LJP president Ram Vilas Paswan said.

The opposition 'mahagathbandhan' (great alliance) is divided and discredited, he added.

With the unit eluding the great alliance, some of its partners have presented their candidates after their two main partners, RJD and Congress, divided all seats between them.

His party, he said, has also deployed its workers to campaign for the BJP in the Maharashtra and Haryana polls. He expressed confidence that the saffron party will retain power in both states.