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Jitan Ram Manjhi

topics Updated: May 24, 2016 16:08 IST

Jitan Ram Manjhi, a member of the rat-catching Musahar coomunity, became the chief minister of Bihar last year after Nitish Kumar resigned following a poor performance by the JDU in the 2014 general elections. Manjhi resigned in 2015 before his party leader could use a confidence vote to sack him for not doing as instructed.