Shahabuddin challenges Nitish, Lalu on backfoot

Patna: Mohammed Shahabuddin has challenged Bihar Nitish Kumar to invoke Crime Control Act against him. The mafia don, who was recently released on bail, said, "I live the life the way I want to. If Nitish wants, he is free to book me under CCA."

While RJD boss Lalu Yadav continues to be under fire from his allies in Bihar. After JD(U)'s direct attack on Lalu on Monday, it was Congress' turn on Tuesday. State Congress Chief Ashok Chowdhary said, "If Lalu has any problems, he should walk out of the alliance," State Congress Chief Ashok Chowdhary said. On backfoot over RJD's Vice-President Raghuvansh Prasad Singh comment on Nitish, Lalu said, "I don't know what bites Raghuvansh, but there is no rift."

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