Beginning, May 27, 45 Union Ministers and senior BJP leaders will start moving across UP, to attend week-long events marking the ‘Vikas Parv’ to highlight achievements of NDA government in last two years.
Asked about SP chief’s response, Bukhari said Mulayam “has assured to look into the matter” because the party has already released the list. Bukhari claimed that he did not recommend any specific name for Rajya Sabha candidature.
Amar is credited with developing the SP’s contacts in the corporate world as well as Bollywood. Sources said that Amar, being in the Rajya Sabha, can help Mulayam more than other SP members in the Upper House.
Senior leaders of all the three principal parties — Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) has decided not to contest the bypolls, making it a triangular fight — have either descended in Bilari or will do in the coming days to campaign for their respective candidate.