Three days after veteran BJP leader L K Advani predicted Lok Sabha elections this year,state party president Laxmikant Bajpai on Saturday said that the Congress will dissolve the Lok Sabha in May and elections will take place in December.
When asked about the basis of his calculation,Bajpai said that the ongoing political disturbance between the Congress and its UPA allies were indicating that Congress may dissolve Lok Sabha in May.
Bajpai was talking to mediapersons on the occasion of the partys foundation day BJP completed 33 years as a political outfit.
He said that the Congress has failed to maintain the spirit of coalition with its allies. Atal Bihari Vajpayee had run the government for five years with alliance of 24 political parties because he honoured the spirit of coalition and the allies, he said.
Ghazipur Cong leader joins SP
S P Pandey,the district chief of Congress in Ghazipur,joined Samajwadi Party (SP) on Saturday. Cabinet minister Shivpal Yadav welcomed him in the party in presence of minister of state (independent charge) Vijay Kumar Mishra and Ghazipur MP Radhey Mohan Singh.