PATNA, Dec. 6 -- A high drama was witnessed on Wednesday morning when district administration officials, armed with the eviction order passed by the building construction department (BCD), reached leader of Opposition in state assembly Tejashwi Prasad Yadav's 5, Deshratna Marg bungalow in the the state capital.

The administration had to defer the eviction plan following strong protests from the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leaders, who contended that the matter was sub-judice.

Tejashwi, who arrived in Patna from New Delhi in the afternoon, called the eviction order an act of "political vendetta" against him by chief minister Nitish Kumar.

"The state government is scared of the Opposition and acting out of political vendetta. The order of...