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Beni Prasad Verma


The socialist who returned home: Beni Prasad Verma

March 28, 2020 2:04 am

Former Union Minister and senior Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Beni Prasad Verma (79) died at a private hospital in Lucknow on Friday. Verma, a Rajya Sabha member from Uttar Pradesh, had been ailing for some time.

Had told Rahul Gandhi it was difficult for me to speak against Akhilesh: Beni Prasad Verma

May 14, 2016 8:54 am

Amid talks of SP sending him to the Rajya Sabha and his son Rakesh Verma to the Legislative Council, Verma said: “I would rather not speak about this, as this is homecoming for me.”

Mulayam-baiter Beni Prasad Verma makes ghar wapsi

May 14, 2016 12:35 am

After the joining, Beni said that he will work to ensure that Akhilesh Yadav repeats as chief minister of UP after Assembly polls next year.

RS polls: Congress picks Punia for UP seat

November 05, 2014 12:33 am

A total of 10 seats are to be filled in the current round of polls from UP due to an impending retirement of people.

Select Congress leaders to dwell on UP revival, ‘disinterest’

September 26, 2014 11:24 am

Most of these leaders star campaigners in recent polls

Bypoll around, Beni avoids visit to Sirathu ‘fearing massive defeat’

September 09, 2014 4:06 am

While it was won by BJP’s Keshav Prasad Maurya in 2012, BSP has clinched the seat four times in the past.

Attacks on Rahul planned, says Beni

September 07, 2014 1:50 am

He also said that he has a complaint against Sonia Gandhi and Rahul as they give all power to local satraps.


August 30, 2014 1:35 am

The appointment of district and city Congress presidents in Uttar Pradesh has left some of the old war horses in the party kicking and screaming.

16 ex-UPA ministers told to leave bungalows: Government

July 31, 2014 12:12 am

Lok Sabha z Naidu says they owe Rs 21 lakh for 1-month overstay

Vaidik ‘mediated’ between Mulayam, Advani during Babri movement: Beni

July 16, 2014 4:21 am

In the past, Beni has alleged that Advani and Mulayam were hand-in-glove in preparing the plot for Babari Masjid’s demolition.