Samajwadi Party to contest alone in 2022 Uttar Pradesh polls : Chief Akhilesh Yadav

Must Read

President Ram Nath Kovind appoints new governor for Kerala, Telangana, Himachal Pradesh and Maharashtra

President Ram Nath Kovind appointed new governors for Maharashtra, Kerala, Telangana, Rajasthan, and Himachal Pradesh on Sunday. https://twitter.com/ANI/status/1168037199767457792 Former Union Minister Kalraj...

NRC list for Assam released; Fear looms as 19 lakh people face exclusion

NRC (National Register of Citizens) for Assam has been published at 10 am today. The final list excludes over...

Lateral Entry Era Begins as Union govt. appoints 9 professionals to Joint Secretary posts

The government has appointed its first batch of private professionals to the post of Joint Secretary in various ministries....
saurabhparmar
Digital Journalist (Specializing in Indian affairs & Contemporary Political development). A Writer by Profession. Administration Enthusiast by Passion. Altruist by Heart. That's enough about Me!

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav has finally confirmed the journey of his party in the upcoming assembly polls of Uttar Pradesh legislature. Uttar Pradesh assembly will go for polls in 2022. Akhilesh Yadav said that Samajwadi Party will contest alone in the elections.

The announcement comes a few months after the break-up of “Mahagathbandhan” in the state. In Lok Sabha elections of 2019, two political giants in the state, Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav had joined hands to take on the opposition parties. But the alliance failed to secure power in the state. Even though Bahujan Samaj Party went from securing 0 seats in 2014 Lok Sabha elections to gaining almost 10 seats in 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Mayawati decided to snap off its ties from the ‘Mahagathbandhan‘.

The announcement from Akhilesh Yadav came on Monday while addressing a press briefing in Lucknow. On being asked about BSP, the leader denied commenting on the matter.  Previously Akhilesh Yadav had dissolved all the executives of party’s state, district, and youth wing. The party, however, retained Naresh Uttam on the post of state president.

It has also been reported that on August 23, Akhilesh Yadav had a meeting with Om Prakash Rajbhar (Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party leader). He is said to be the former ally of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The meeting can be seen as a crucial event in state politics hinting at the fact that Samajwadi Party might be coming closer to other regional parties. Even Akhilesh Yadav has said, “Our experience with big parties is not hidden from anyone, hence we might be looking for some tie-ups with small parties.”

The leader also said that the common people of the state are now fed up of the Bhartiya Janta Party government. Uttar Pradesh is also slated to go for by-polls in the coming time. Hamirpur seat will see its by-poll elections on September 23.

ALSO READ: Mayawati: During Akhilesh Yadav’s rule, injustice was done to non-Yadav and Dalits

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisement -

Latest News

Lata Mangeshkar recalls close family ties with Veer Savarkar

Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar went down memory lane on Thursday and recalled the close bond...

Pak’s service charge for Kartarpur like ‘Jazia’: Punjab CM

Dera Baba Nanak (Punjab), Sep 19 (IANS) Comparing it with 'Jazia', a tax imposed in...

ALERT: R.K.S. Bhadauria appointed next IAF chief

--Indo-Asian News Servicevd Disclaimer This article is published directly through a syndicated feed and not edited by The Indian Wire staff.

Edtech space AttainU raises an undisclosed sum from former head of Google India, others

AttainU, an edtech startup, has raised an undisclosed capital in angel funding from a clutch of investors including Shailesh Rao, former head of Google...

Root Ventures invest an undisclosed sum of capital into healthy food startup Kaarya Naturals

Kaarya Naturals, a health food company has bagged an undisclosed sum of money from Roots Ventures. Mumbai-based foodtech startup will use the infused funds to...
- Advertisement -

More Articles Like This