Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar on Friday jet off for Bihar’s Patna to attend the Opposition Meeting. Speaking to the media, Pawar said that at the meeting they will be speaking on important issues including the Manipur violence.
When asked about the meeting, he said, “Everyone will present their viewpoints today. We are meeting to discuss some important issues of the country and decide future course of action. Manipur issue will also be discussed.”
Pawar was accompanied by his daughter and NCP working president Supriya Sule.
Top leaders of Opposition parties are scheduled to meet in Patna on Friday to chalk out a roadmap for the formation of an anti-BJP front for the 2024 Lok Sabha polls. According to a report by news agency PTI, the parties will look to avoid the prickly leadership question as of now and emphasize on building a common ground. Leaders of 15 parties including half-a-dozen chief ministers are expected to attend the deliberations.
It is being hosted by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar (JDU) and his deputy Tejashwi Yadav (RJD) here at the chief minister’s 1, Aney Marg residence.