The reason: Swaran Kaur has been alleging that while Mayawati had murdered Kanshi Ram on October 8, she announced it to the world only the day after.
“There were five persons who came inside. They were carrying an iron rod and a banka (axe). They started hitting my father and mother. We hid in a corner,” said the carpenter’s eight-year-old son.
In a report sent to Akhilesh in June 2012, then Lokayukta N K Mehrotra had recommended a criminal probe against Pal.
The girl and her father, a carpenter, were both taken to a city hospital for medical examination and treatment.
Satish Chandra Misra, the BSP’s Brahmin face, has been assigned the reserved seats in eastern UP, central UP and Bundelkhand, and MLA Ramvir Upadhyay the reserved seats of western UP.
“Is it so that one who is eating jaggery is suggesting others to avoid it?” Mayawati said reacting to PM Narendra Modi's first public speech in Kozhikoder, the after Uri attack.
The party has directed Upadhyay to lead rallies in all the reserved constituencies in west UP’s Agra, Aligarh, Saharanpur, Moradabad, Meerut and Bareilly divisions.
Shah also hit out at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who is currently on kisan yatra across the state.
"Though our family is large, he always tried to keep us together. He had given me his ATM card a few years ago.” The family owns six bighas agricultural land.
“He had gone about 20 days ago. We were not able to talk to him ever since then. And after all this wait, we got this news that he had been killed,” said Umendra, Rajesh’s brother.
Launching a tirade against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Kanhaiya said they were 'trying to convert the nation into a Hindu Rashtra'.
The departure of Saini comes as the latest one in the series of desertions and expulsions of backward caste leaders from the party in last few months.
Congress leader RPN Singh said, “The family drama...is affecting the state but the CM has been talking only about his family problems. He has not said anything about the communal clash in Bijnor.”
Congress hit out at the ruling 'Samajwadi parivar' for its preoccupation with the 'law and order of the family, instead of the state'.
Amit Shah did not mention the ongoing family feud in the ruling Samajwadi Party in the state.
Gadkari and Singh laid the foundation stone of the 94-km four-lane outer ring road around Lucknow, which will be built at a cost of Rs 5,214 crore.
“Our party has been raising the issue of illegal mining. The decision should have been taken earlier,” BJP state general secretary Vijay Bahadur Pathak said.
AISPLB spokesperson Maulana Yasoob Abbas said he has suggested invalidating the instantaneous triple talaq, and provide women with the right to divorce.
Asaduddin Owaisi also stressed on the loss of lives and property in communal riots and the absence of punishment for rioters.
This comes close on the heels of Dayashankar Singh’s expulsion from the BJP for comparing BSP chief Mayawati with a prostitute.
Akhilesh Yadav's proposed “Samajwadi Vikas Rathyatra” which was announced in June, is yet to get scheduled.
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Her approach is unlike that adopted by other parties, including the Congress and the JD(U), who have chosen to take on the PM on his turf.
At her rally in Azamgarh on Sunday, BSP chief Mayawati attacked the Opposition for creating “the perception of an exodus from BSP”, saying that BJP was accepting BSP’s “rejected stuff without inspection or inquiry”.
A Delhi-based firm, IBL Communications, has been tasked with the videography of Mayawati’s rallies.
BSP Supremo alleged that both central government and SP government could “foment communal passions” for the sake of votes
RLD national general secretary Anil Dubey said Ahmed has been appointed as state president, around a month after the death of incumbent Munna Singh Chauhan.
Officially, the couple maintain they are operating under the banner of the Akhil Bharatiya Kshatriya Mahasabha, run by Pratapgarh MP Haribansh Singh of the Apna Dal, a BJP ally.
Pathak was among a few Brahmin leaders who had joined the BSP before the 2004 Lok Sabha elections.
The floods are also likely to lead to a demand by the state government for financial assistance from the Centre to provide compensation to people who have lost their houses and crops in the floods.
Bundelkhand: Most of the casualties were due to house collapses, while at least four people were swept away due to the strong water currents in Mahoba and Banda.
The BJP has been aggressively pursuing non-Yadav OBCs and has recently inducted former BSP general secretary Swami Prasad Maurya.
The first ‘Sarvajan Hitay, Sarvajan Sukhay’ rally will be held in Dalit-dominated Agra on August 21 followed by one in Azamgarh on August 28.
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Addressing party workers in Lucknow as part of preparations for the assembly elections due early next year, Owaisi cited census figures to highlight the backwardness of Muslims in the state.
Mayawati said the UP assembly elections have turned from “a challenge” into “a question of life and death” for the BJP and the Modi government.
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