A video of Bihar's newly-appointed Education Minister Mewalal Choudhary is going viral on social media where the minister can be seen struggling to get the lines of the national anthem during a flag-hoisting ceremony, The video has been shared by the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Wednesday.
The RJD, Bihar's main opposition party, launched an attacke on Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for appointing Mr Choudhary, who faces allegations of corruption, as a minister in his cabinet.
The undated video shared by the RJD shows Choudhary singing incorrect lines of the national anthem at a flag-hoisting ceremony. He was surrounded by children and a few adults as he saluted the national flag.
You can watch the video here:
भ्रष्टाचार के अनेक मामलों के आरोपी बिहार के शिक्षा मंत्री मेवालाल चौधरी को राष्ट्रगान भी नहीं आता।— Rashtriya Janata Dal (@RJDforIndia) November 18, 2020
नीतीश कुमार जी शर्म बची है क्या? अंतरात्मा कहाँ डुबा दी? pic.twitter.com/vHYZ8oRUVZ