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PM Modi congratulates Nitish, who says

New Delhi,November 8: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called up JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar and congratulated him on victory in the Bihar Assembly polls.

"Had a telephone conversation with Shri @nitishkumar & congratulated him on the victory," Modi tweeted.

Nitish Kumar tweeted, "Just received a phone call from the Prime Minister congratulating me...thank you Modiji." 

Kumar, the two-time Chief Minister of Bihar, is set to take charge of the state for the third time after today's win.

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