LS polls: Paswan to meet Modi
Posted on Feb 27 2014 | IBNS
New Delhi, Feb 27 : Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) president Ram Vilas Paswan will meet Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi here on Thursday.
Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, the LJP on Wednesday entered into an alliance with the BJP in Bihar.
Paswan announced his re-entry into the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) on Wednesday.
He will contest in 8 seats in Bihar.
Earlier, Paswan had said the Congress and the LJP are natural alliance partners.
On Jan 11, he had met Congress supremo Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi in order to discuss the issue of alliance in Bihar.
"Congress is our natural ally. We respect both Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi," Paswan told reporters.