The national executive of Janata Dal (United) has resolved to replicate the state Grand Alliance model in five states that are heading for assembly elections next year.
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The meeting was chaired by party president Sharad Yadav and attended by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and other leaders. JD(U) general secretary K C Tyagi said, his party would engage with non-NDA parties for forging a new alternative. Praising chief minister, Mr. Tyagi said,Nitish Kumar is a prime ministerial material as well as the most competent and honest chief minister in the country.
The party had no plan to get under the Congress wings right away by joining the UPA.