Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar resigned from his post this afternoon. According to the report, Nitish Kumar said ” before resigning I informed Laluji and Congress Bihar in-charge CP Joshi. I’m not blaming anyone, it was not possible for me to continue leading this government. I tried my best in the last 15 days to save the alliance but it but at last it was not possible for me to continue so I thought separating myself from all of this was the only solution so I have submitted my resignation”. Mr. Kumar told reporters outside Raj Bhavan after submitting his resignation to Governor Keshri Nath Tripathi. He did not rule out taking BJP’s support for forming a new government.
Later on, he said “I tried to work it out.I did not ask for anybody’s resignation.I just asked Tejashwi to explain the charges of corruption,” he said.