Nitish Kumar was sworn in because the Chief Minister of Bihar for the fourth consecutive time period on Monday, November 16. BJP’s Tarkishore Prasad and Renu Devi had been additionally sworn in as deputy chief ministers.
Whereas Nitish Kumar wants no point out, the opposite two names significantly Renu Devi might not be acquainted to many. However her political will and dedication have catapulted her to turning into the Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar.
Renu Devi belongs to the Nonia group which is classed as an Extraordinarily Backward Class (EBC) and is taken into account to be a powerful vote financial institution of Nitish Kumar’s Janata Dal United.
Renu Devi has for a really very long time been heading the BJP’s girls wing on the state and nationwide stage. Her appointment, subsequently, is being seen by many as a reward for the position that girls voters have performed in NDAs victory within the lately concluded state meeting elections.
Born in November 1959 Renu Devi joined the RSS after ending her college. She labored in varied capacities within the organisation and her position largely involved the Bihar-Uttar Pradesh area.
In 1988 she was made a district coordinator of VHPs Durga Vahini- the ladies’s wing.
The subsequent 12 months she was made the chief of BJP girls’s wing of the Champaran area. From right here she started to realize energy and was quickly made the chief of the ladies’s wing of her social gathering’s Bihar unit.
In 2014 Renu Devi was made the social gathering’s vice-president and he or she continued to work within the capability until she was sworn in because the Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar immediately. She has additionally been appointed deputy chief of BJP’s legislature social gathering.
Renu Devi contested her first election from the Nautan meeting constituency on a BJP ticket in 1995 and misplaced by a slim margin. She once more fought the meeting election in 2000 on a BJP ticket and gained by a margin of 10000 votes. She was additionally appointed because the minister of tradition within the Bihar cupboard of 2007.
Renu Devi has been contesting the meeting election from the Bettiah constituency since 2000 and has gained all elections barring 2015 through which she misplaced by a margin of 2000 votes to the Congress candidate.