PATNA: Scores of leaders turned up at the Patna residence of RJD chief Lalu Prasad to enjoy feast to on the occasion of Makar Sankrati—marking the transition of the sun into the zodiacal sign of Makra (Capricorn) on its celestial path.
On this occasion, the guests were served flattened rice with curd. Prasad and his wife Rabri Devi themselves serves food to some of the guests.
Prominent ones who reached there included Vijay Kumar Chaudhary, Assembly Speaker, Awadhesh Narayan Singh, Council chairman, education minister Ashok Chaudhary and JD-U state president Vashishtha Narayan Singh.
Later chief minister Nitish Kumar also reached his residence and had dali-chura. The food was served by Rabri Devi herself.
The RJD chief had arranged chura from Betia, curd from Vaisahli and Chapra and Tilkut from Gaya to serve the guests.
Today’s feast was only for the Hindu. Prasad will be throwing another such feast especially for the Muslims tomorrow.
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