2010, Chandigarh, India
Updated at 2:30 am (IST)
Nitish wave sweeps Bihar
* Landslide 4/5th majority for NDA
* Lalu’s RJD, Paswan’s LJP trounced
* Cong gets just 4 seats
Patna, November 24
Voters in Bihar today delivered a memorable and truly massive mandate to the NDA led by Nitish Kumar of the Janata Dal (United). Results showed the NDA together cornering as many as 206 (JDU 115 and BJP 91) of the 243 seats in the Assembly, a landslide that had eluded even Lalu Yadav at his peak.
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Sonia defends PM, raps BJP
New Delhi, November 24
Congress President Sonia Gandhi today slammed the Opposition for targeting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, terming it as "shameful" and asserting that he was "100 per cent above board" in the 2G spectrum issue.
The Prime Minister is 100% above board.
— Sonia Gandhi