Mulayam Singh also added that Akhilesh Yadav will once again be chosen as the chief minister.
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.
A sitting MLA denied ticket, a rebel SP leader campaigning on Lok Dal ticket and a splinter SP organisation are signs that the feud within the family of Mulayam Singh Yadav is nowhere near over.
The possible motive, Verma said, was to nip Mulayam’s political career in the bud. “Balram Singh established thhe us waqt, jabki yeh [Mulayam] ubhar rahey thhe.
This is how Jansatta, Hindi daily of The Indian Express Group, reported the incident in its edition of March 8, 1984.
Mualayam Singh Yadav said: “SP was capable enough to contest and win elections alone, there was no need for the alliance. I will not go anywhere to campaign for this (SP-Congress) alliance.”
Aparna will take on BJP’s Rita Bahuguna, a former MLA from the constituency who recently joined the party after quitting Congress.
The manifesto announced distribution of laptops, Kanya Vidya Dhan, Samajwadi Pension, laying of Purvanchal Expressway and establishing Janeshwar Mishra model villages besides improving helplines for police and women in distress.
“If the aggrieved party, Mulayam Singh Yadav and Shivpal, come to the Supreme Court for any plea, without hearing our side, SC shouldn’t pass any ex parte order,” stated the caveat.
Following the feud between father and son over ticket distribution and control of the Samajwadi Party, the duo had approached the election commission to stake claim over the party symbol.
The development not only added to the confusion over the post but also amply indicated that an all-out war has broken out between the two factions led by father-son duo, respectively.
Mulayam also said that he will accept whatever decision the Election Commission takes on the contentious poll symbol issue.
Samajwadi Party feud: Election Commission will pronounce its order on the party symbol today
The commission is expected to pass an interim order before the notification of polls in Uttar Pradesh on January 17.
Both the camps have staked claim to the party symbol for the upcoming elections in Uttar Pradesh.