Social welfare minister and RJD legislator Koderma, Annapurna Devi said, “After paying obeisance to the goddess he will return to Ranchi. He would be putting up at the BNR-Chanakya Hotel at Station Road.
“His cavalcade would be escorted by RJD state unit till Rajouli on the Jharkhand-Bihar border. After which the Bihar unit will take charge.”
However, party insiders said that Lalu could leave for Patna by a special flight from the Birsa Munda Airport after his visit to Deori Mandir as one of his close relatives passed away on Sunday morning in Bihar.