The health of Chief Minister of Bihar Nitish Kumar has suddenly worsened. After which all of his programs have been cancelled today, although he has not been able to get the complete information of what has happened. It is being told that today he will not attend any program and will stay at his residence.
He is the present Chief Minister of Bihar since 2017 and has served in that role on five previous occasions. He has also served as a minister in the Union Government of India.
Kumar is a member of the Janata Dal (United) political party. He endeared himself to Biharis, used to low expectations from previous regimes, when as Chief Minister, his socialist policies bore dividends in appointing more than 100,000 school teachers, ensuring that doctors worked in primary health centres, electrification of villages, paving of roads, cutting female illiteracy by half, turning around a lawless state by cracking down on criminals and doubling the income of the average Bihari.