Chandrika Rai, father-in-law of Tej Pratap Yadav, who contested from Nitish Kumar’s party JDU, could not save his seat. He lost to the RJD candidate by more than 17 thousand votes. In 2015, she won Parsa seat with RJD ticket. JDU candidate Chandrika Rai got a total of 50799 votes from Parsa seat, while RJD candidate Chhote Lal Rai got 67746 votes. In this way, Chandrika Rai lost by a total of 17293 votes. Lok Janshakti Party candidate Rakesh Kumar Singh, who contested this seat, got 12137 votes.
Nitish Kumar also campaigned
It is special that Chief Minister Nitish Kumar also campaigned for Chandrika Rai in Parsa assembly seat. At the same time, his daughter and Lalu Yadav’s daughter-in-law Aishwarya also campaigned a lot. Despite this, RJD rebel leader Chandrika Rai could not save her seat. Talking about election trends, BJP currently leads in 65 seats, RJD 67, JDU 36 and Congress 18 seats out of 243 seats. There is a close fight between the NDA and the Grand Alliance.