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JD (U) has finally started taking decisions against Sharad Yadav, one of the foundation pillars of the party, who has now turned anti-JD (U).

The battle of nerves for the Rajya Sabha elections in Gujarat that ended at 2.30 a.m. on Wednesday with a hard-earned victory for the beleaguered Congress veteran Ahmed Patel was a fight for just one vote which accrued to him by disqualification of two votes of Congress rebels.

In a related development, BJP president Amit Shah said in a tweet that he had invited Mr. Kumar to join the ruling National Democratic Alliance.

Getting tough on its senior leader Sharad Yadav, the Janata Dal United has submitted a letter to vice-president to remove him from Rajya Sabha as the party leader, according to reports.

The JD (U) vote proved crucial for Patel after Karamsi Patel voted for the BJP, as Modwadia confirmed today.

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However, he said that Yadav has not been removed from the party.

In a nail-biting finish to the Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat, Ahmed Patel, political secretary to Congress president Sonia Gandhi secured 44 votes to win his seat for the fifth term, saving himself and more importantly his boss much embarrassment.

"JD (U) isn't only Nitish Kumar's party". Even after Vaghela's resignation, Patel was in touch with him on the phone regularly, and had gone to his home a week ago, the source said. Six other Congress MLAs owing allegiance to Vaghela also cross-voted.

BJP whip in the Assembly Pankaj Desai, meanwhile, said that all BJP MLAs, including doubtful Nalin Kotadiya who had claimed on social media on Tuesday that he voted for Ahmed Patel, had cast their vote in favour of BJP candidates. Calling the move a "necessary step", Narayan said that if a person who is a leader indulges in anti-party activities, it must be condemned.

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