While Akhilesh is 43, Adityanath, a five-time MP from Gorakhpur, is 44 years old.
Reflecting warmth, Modi shook hands with Akhilesh and patted him on his shoulder.
Akhilesh Yadav said that Samajwadi Party’s alliance with Congress will continue.
UP election results: From all six constituencies of riot-hit Muzaffarnagar to Deoband in Saharanpur, Bareilly, Bijnor and Moradabad where Muslims dominate the demography, the BJP swept the polls.
Twitterati’s on a meme-roll, what with ‘UP ko Rahul and Akhilesh’s ka saath seemingly nai pasand’.
Yadav’s remark came amid the exit poll predicting historic win for the BJP in Uttar Pradesh.
UP chief minister and SP chief on the CM vs PM clash, alliance with Congress and the power of political messaging. Excerpts from a conversation on the last day of campaigning.
PM Narendra Modi also took out a roadshow in Varanasi in the morning
Akhilesh Yadav and Rahul Gandhi have previously held roadshows in Lucknow and Agra.
From SCAM to Gadha to the Gabbar Singh of Sholay, here’s a list of nick-names making their way in to the Uttar Pradesh elections.
As a part of poll campaign for the fourth phase of elections, both the leaders had organised a road show in the city.
A total of 680 candidates will be vying for the seats in the fourth phase of the UP elections, which will go to polls on Thursday.
PM Modi urged people to give BJP an opportunity to serve Uttar Pradesh for five years and promised to deliver success on every parameter.
Akhilesh’s comments were in response to an advertisement of Gujarat tourism, which features many donkeys and actor Bachchan
The current Akhilesh administration in 2015 had sanctioned Rs 700 crore for Saifai that included funds to build an international cricket stadium for a seating capacity of 40,000 people, a swimming pool and an astroturf for hockey.