The BSP supremo said encounters highlighted as a major achievement of the state government also raised the question whether crime was being committed only by people belonging to a particular community or a section of society.
Rawat said he will speak to his supporters before taking a decision to join another party. “Now, I am free and cannot stay without a party,” he said. His uncle Rampal Verma is a BJP MLA from Balamau in Hardoi.
“The Khattar government should be immediately dismissed for its absolute laxity and involvement leading to large-scale violence after the conviction of the Dera Sacha Sauda chief on rape charges,” Mayawati said
It will become impossible to set up metro projects, especially in Kanpur, Varanasi and Allahabad… Besides, it will endanger the expansion of the ongoing Lucknow metro project,” she said in a statement here.
While SP chief Akhilesh Yadav and BSP chief Mayawati are expected to share the stage for the first time, many leaders said that without Nitish, the two are unlikely to accept each other in any kind of a formal arrangement.
BSP chief is an embattled leader, struggling to regain her political foothold
BSP supremo Mayawati on Tuesday tendered her resignation, hours after the Chair asked her to restrict her impromptu speech on alleged anti-Dalit violence in Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur. BJP’s Bhupender Yadav said the Dalit leader was given twice the allotted time to raise her issue in the House and it was “unfortunate”
RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav has extended support to Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati after she resigned from Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. “We support Mayawati Ji and if she wants we will again send her to Rajya Sabha,” he told ANI. “This behavior of BJP Ministers against Mayawati Ji proves that BJP is an anti-Dalit party,” […]
Opposition’s presidential nominee Meira Kumar today met Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati and Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav separately during her day-long visit to the state capital in Lucknow.
“Kovind has been associated with the BJP and RSS since the beginning and I don’t agree at all with this political background of his,” said Mayawati.
Launching a scathing attack on Mayawati, he said that the BSP supremo ignored the growth and empowerment of both the Dalits as well as the state during her government.
BSP general secretary said that Kishore was making baseless allegations after his son was denied ticket.
She said dramas were being enacted in the name of ‘Swach Bharat Abhiyan’ to divert peoples’ attention.
She said while situation in UP was “bad” under Samajwadi Party, things have “worsened” after the BJP-led NDA took power at Centre.
The two girls– aged 14 and 15– went missing from their house on the night of May 27.