The state unit has received instructions regarding the BJP’s campaign for the 70th year of the country’s independence, which would involve felicitating family members of freedom fighters and decorate their statues.
Minutes after Mayawati raised the issue of Daya Shankar's remarks against her in the Rajya Sabha, he was first removed from the post of party state vice-president and will likely expel him from the party for six years.
Singh, who may have squandered his hopes of getting a ticket from the Ballia Assembly seat, made his intemperate remarks at a felicitation ceremony organised by local workers in Mau district in eastern UP for his appointment.
Sources said that “36 MLCs” who are known loyalists of Mulayam and Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav have been given the responsibility to conduct the survey across the 403 constituencies in 18 divisional units.
Sources in the party said that SP president Mulayam Singh Yadav has tasked general secretary Ram Gopal Yadav with drafting the new national executive, which is likely to be announced soon with some new faces.