20 June, 2017
Speaking to reporters, the Yadav couple admitted that they were hunting for a "homely, accomplished daughter-in-law" for their eldest son without any dowry. Rabri also insisted that the would-be-brides for her sons should be the ones who don't visit malls and cinema halls.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and RJD supremo Lalu Prasad, who turned 70 on Sunday, showed that everything was fine between them, while opening a bridge approach road as well as a state-built bridge, at a time of doubt on the alliance.
The remarks have come amidst corruption charges swirling around the family. "We are searching for girls who will respect elders like me", she said.
Tej Pratap, who is said to be deeply religious person, returned to the State Capital from Vrindavan after offering prayers in the neighbouring State Uttar Pradesh.
As railways minister, Lalu had mooted the idea of a rail-cum-road over bridge on the Ganga.
Kumar has consented to the inaugural function coinciding with the 70th birthday of RJD chief Lalu Prasad, who will be by his side during the inaugural function, which is being organised even though work on the two bridges is not complete as yet.
The Chief Minister said that his government has made a decision to honour Bihar's two great sons, Veer Kunwar Singh and Jai Prakash Narayan, popularly known as JP, by naming the Ara-Chapra bridge after the former ahead of 160th anniversary of celebrations of his participation in the 1857 rebellion against the British rulers.
Tejaswi has been a hot favourite among teenage girls, who make countless requests for selfies with him during his public programmes.
Lalu Yadav and Rabri Devi have seven daughters and two sons.