Sources say Mulayam may announce a new party in alliance with the Lok Dal.
Shrinking clout? At least two Samajwadi Party senior leaders, who were seen in the Mulayam Singh Yadav camp, have given hints that they are more inclined to go with Akhilesh, rather than his father. Mulayam stayed away from the state convention of the party but Samajwadi leaders Azam Khan and Beni Prasad Verma, who have […]
According to rules, officials claimed, the MP5 submachine gun is exclusively issued to National Security Guard (NSG) and Z-plus protectees, and security detail of top police officers.
The national convention next month is likely to see the passage of several political resolutions and could lead to fixing the strategy on forging coalitions with non-BJP parties for the 2019 elections.
Mahendra Nath Pandey said his target would be “winning all the 80 Lok Sabha seats in Uttar Pradesh” and not just SP and BSP-free poll booths. He said the primary responsibility of BJP workers is to make people aware of the government’s works and collect feedback.
RJD rally live updates: Prominent politicians like Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee, Samajwadi Party leader Akhilesh Yadav, Janata Dal (United) leader Sharad Yadav and senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad will be joining ranks with Lalu Prasad Yadav.
“Attempts are being made to cancel recruitment of 35,000 constables done in previous SP regime,” SP leaders said, while also alleging laxity in flood relief operations. Chowdhury said the governor assured the delegation he would look into the matter.
LDA Joint Secretary Mahendra Kumar Mishra told The Indian Express that a complaint received last year had claimed that Ambi Bisht got a property — B-114 in TG-Chandganj housing scheme of LDA — allotted fraudulently in her husband’s name.
The posters portrayed BSP Supremo Mayavati alongside the cut-outs of other opposition leaders — Akhilesh Yadav, Tejaswi Yadav, Lalu Prasad, Sharad Yadav, Mamata Banerjee and Sonia Gandhi. It also carried pictures of some Dalit icons and BSP logo.
They joined the BJP in the presence of Union ministers Rajnath Singh and Kalraj Mishra and UP deputy chief ministers Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma.
The former chief minister hit out at the Yogi Adityanath government for his “failure in his home district” and constituted a team of SP leaders to visit the hospital and submit its report to corner the government over its alleged “insensitivity”.
“There are a number of threats before the country but the biggest threat is from China…it is continuously encroaching on our land and is planning to attack but is not able to advance because of our army,” Mulayam Singh Yadav said.
They broke MLAs in Gujarat with raids and sweets but their votes were rejected. In UP, they promised to crack down on land mafia, but inducted into their party our first land mafia, Bukkal Nawab.
Two more Samajwadi Party (SP) MLCs resigned from the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council on Wednesday, taking the number of members who have quit in recent days to six, five of them from the SP.
The resignation of five MLCs – four of the SP and one BSP – assumes significance as the saffron party has to soon take a decision on five of its ministers in UP, including Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, who are not members of either House.