"The RLD will contest the UP assembly bypolls on its own whenever they are held. However, it is too early to comment on the political scene of the state. Party chief Chaudhary Ajit Singh and Jayant Chaudhary will decide on the number of seats the party will contest," party UP president Masood Ahmad said.
Hema Malini has inadvertently stumbled onto something when she says that politics and films have a lot in common but it has nothing to do with the slog. Every successful politician is also, like his Bollywood counterpart, a charming and inveterate performer.
Reacting to the comments from the BJP leaders, RLD state spokesman Sunil Rohta said that whatever has happened at the cremation ground was a manifestation of the simmering wrath and feelings of the crowd against the BJP leadership.
Before making an announcement, the SP and RLD are expected to apprise BSP chief Mayawati -- the other alliance partner -- regarding the names of the candidates, the RLD leader said, adding that all the Opposition parties must be kept united in order to counter the saffron challenge.