Patna: Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Chirag Paswan on Friday promised to stand with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his beliefs until his last breath, said a report. Earlier in the day, Paswan also thanked the prime minister for paying homage to the former’s father Ram Vilas Paswan during his visit to Bihar for election campaign. Also Read - Delhi Chalo: Arvind Kejriwal Attacks Centre For Preventing Farmers From Holding 'Peaceful' Protests

Taking to Twitter, Paswan said, “Respected Narendra Modi came to Bihar and paid homage to Papa like a true companion. To say that he was with my father till his last breath made me emotional. It is good to see this affection and respect of the Prime Minister towards Papa, as a son. Thank you Prime Minister.” Also Read - Naveen Patnaik Writes To PM Modi Urges Centre To Issue Timeframe for CBSE Exam 2021

Later, during an interview with NDTV, the LJP leader said, “The PM comes and pays homage to my father, it is a matter of pride for me as a son. The words the PM used – that my father was with him till his last breath – made me emotional. I promise to also stand with PM Modi and his beliefs until my last breath.” He was speaking on the sidelines of his campaign in Barachatti in Gaya.

Recently, Paswan has continued to stress on his loyalty towards the prime minister and also expressed a desire to form a government with the BJP in Bihar. As per reports, he has even gone to the extent of saying that his party would ensure BJP’s first chief minister in Bihar.