The polling in Uttar Pradesh will be held on February 10, 14, 20, 23, 27 and March 3 and 7 in seven phases. The counting of votes will take place on March 10.
Joshi, the Lok Sabha MP from Allahabad, was in Delhi where she met Bharatiya Janata Party’s Uttar Pradesh in-charge Dharmendra Pradhan. She described it as a “courtesy call” and one to discuss party issues.
A Mela official said devotees started arriving on the banks of the river from early morning, and by evening about three lakh people had taken a dip.
”Chandrashekhar had initially accepted two seats, but he said later that his organisation could not agree on it. In this scenario why should the SP be blamed?” he asked.
Singh had contested from Maniram assembly seat of the Gorakhpur district while being a Chief Minister.
Holding the state Congress leaders and the observers directly responsible for denying her the ticket, Pal said she will apprise about the ‘internal politicking’ to the Congress top brass in New Delhi.
The JD(U) will hold a meeting in Lucknow on January 18 to decide on the number of seats it will contest, Tyagi said.
On January 5, the Uttar Pradesh government had ordered to close all government and private schools for students up to class 10 till January 16.
Dara Singh Chauhan is the third minister after Swami Prasad Maurya and Dharam Singh Saini to leave the BJP and join the party led by Akhilesh Yadav.
Assembly polls in Uttar Pradesh will be held in seven phases between February 10 and March 7.
Nahid Hasan is also the serving legislator from Kairana assembly constituency.
Pradhan said Adityanath will be the BJP’s candidate from Gorakhpur City and Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya from Sirathu.
Dharmendra Pradhan informed that Yogi Adityanath will contest from Gorakhpur Urban and Keshav Prasad Maurya from Sirathu.
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Mukesh Verma resigned from the BJP on Thursday, following the resignation of Swami Prasad Maurya who resigned from the Yogi Adityanath cabinet recently.
Earlier this week, Pawar had said 13 members of the Legislative Assembly in Uttar Pradesh will be joining the Samajwadi Party.
Shortly after Maurya quit the cabinet, a list of legislators who would go with him started doing the rounds on Tuesday and Vinay Shakya’s name started doing the rounds.
The party has also fielded Unnao rape victim’s mother Asha Singh from the Unnao Assembly constituency.
In his letter addressed to the state BJP president, Varma alleged that the Yogi Adityanath government, in the past five years, has failed to address the problems of weaker sections, youths, farmers, Dalits and OBCs.