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After Kohli, Tejashwi Yadav tweets challenge to PM Modi and it's not on fitness

DECCAN CHRONICLE.
Published May 24, 2018, 1:52 pm IST
Updated May 24, 2018, 1:54 pm IST
Bihar leader Tejashwi Yadav, who played cricket before his plunge into politics, tweeted a tweaked version of the challenge for PM Modi.
RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to accept the challenge to provide jobs to young, relief to farmers, promise of no violence against dalits and minorities. (Photo: PTI)
 RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to accept the challenge to provide jobs to young, relief to farmers, promise of no violence against dalits and minorities. (Photo: PTI)

New Delhi: It’s not just cricketer Virat Kohli's who has challenged Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, PM Modi has received another challenged today and this one is from former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad Yadav and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav.

While the Prime Minister accepted the India skipper’s challenge, Bihar leader Tejashwi Yadav, who played cricket before his plunge into politics, soon after, tweeted a tweaked version of the challenge for Modi.

 

Read: Fitness challenge accepted: PM Modi tells Virat Kohli

The challenge enclosed the opposition's list of government failures:

Soon, Congress leader Randeep Surjewala joined in with a series of tweets as well:

28-year-old Tejashwi Yadav has been managing the RJD since his father was jailed in January in a corruption case.

It is not the first time the young leader has taken to Twitter to attack the BJP. Last week, after the Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala invited the BJP to form the government as it was the single largest party, Tejashwi claimed that his party then, deserved a shot at power in Bihar. He even said he would meet the Bihar Governor to ask for his due.

His tweet prompted the Congress to follow suit.

 

On Wednesday, Tejashwi along with other opposition leaders participated at the oath ceremony of the news Chief Minister of Karnataka, H D Kumaraswamy

The fitness challenge, started by Union minister and Olympian Rajyavardhan Rathore on Tuesday, has taken social media by storm. Virat Kohli, who was tagged by the minister, posted a video of himself doing 20 spider planks and tossed the challenge to three others -- including the Prime Minister.

Also Read: On Twitter, minister puts out fitness challenge for countrymen, 3 celebrities

PM Modi, a practitioner of Yoga, responded this morning, tweeting, "Challenge accepted, Virat! I will be sharing my own #FitnessChallenge video soon".

 

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