Three former BSP MLAs along with their supporters joined BJP on Sunday in presence of party state president Mahendra Nath Pandey at the party state headquarters.
Those who joined include two-time MLA from Jalalabad in Shahjahanpur Neeraj Maurya, Deepak Patel and Guru Prasad Maurya from Allahabad district. Patel’s mother and former Allahabad zila panchayat chairperson Keshri Devi too joined BJP.
Speaking on the occasion, BJP state president said people who have established themselves in the society, have a clean image and have expressed commitment for strengthening the BJP organisation, they were being included the party.
He also said that party state general secretary Ashok Kataria and state secretary Govind Narayan Shukla were coordinating in this work.