Addressing a meeting at the BSP headquarters here to mark the culmination of the party’s ‘Prabuddha Varg Sammelans’, Mayawati said, “We have always respected all castes. This party does not belong to any one caste but to all.
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In a statement, state Congress media convenor Lalan Kumar said these parties are doing all kinds of dramas to woo Brahmins. The Congress has given Uttar Pradesh the maximum number of Brahmin chief ministers.
Addressing a press conference, Mayawati said, “Now the condition of Congress in the country is very bad. Congress brings people in rallies on daily wages. This is their culture.”
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Mayawati’s statement comes after the Congress had flayed the party alleging that the “B” in BSP stood for the BJP.
The deep frustration in the BSP cadre is the result of the gnawing feeling of utter irrelevance of the party in the current political scenario, as well as that of party supremo Mayawati, who looks fatigued and spent out.
BSP president Mayawati has asked senior party leaders to launch a “Brahmin Jodo” campaign from ‘Navratri’ this month.
She also condemned as “shameful” the ill-treatment meted out to the media and the lathi-charge on the opposition leaders who supported the 19-year-old victim’s family in the past couple of days.
The BSP, earlier, had never contested by-elections, leaving the field clear for other remaining parties.
The six BSP MLAs had merged with the Congress last year. The BSP has termed it illegal.
She further wrote that proper sanitation and maintenance is not being done in most of the government Covid centres set up in UP for prevention of corona disease.
In Mangta village, violence erupted after a minor, belonging to upper case, tore up a poster of Babasaheb Ambedkar.
The BJP which had won 312 seats in 2017, 114 had declared that they faced criminal cases and 83 were booked under cases of heinous crime.
Samajwadi Parry president Akhilesh Yadav welcomed the BSP leaders and said that this was an indication of changing weather in politics.
Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi congratulated all six MLAs on formally joining the party on Friday.
The BJP MLA is known for making controversial statements. Earlier, he had said that Muslims have multiple wives and their children have “animalistic” tendencies.
Not just UP, the BSP candidates could also not open their accounts in Maharashtra and Haryana, where party supremo Mayawati herself campaigned.
Irked with corruption in ticket allocation, party workers made Ramji Gautam sit on a donkey and parade outside party office in Jaipur.
Mayawati said the move will not bring any benefits for OBC groups and Yogi Adityanath had deceived them.
The BSP MP has been absconding for over a month since he was made an accused in a rape case. He has not surrendered and even his anticipatory bail pleas have been rejected by courts.
Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav, on the hand, did not comment on Mayawati’s statement.
Addressing a meeting of party leaders, Mayawati announced that the BSP would contest the by-elections to 11 Assembly elections in the state on its own.
Rahul Gandhi had lost in four assembly segments of Amethi and the margin of defeat was highest (18,000 votes) in Gauriganj. He led in Amethi but trailed in Tiloi, Jagdishpur and Salon Assembly segments.
The police said that there was no indication of any personal enmity as the motive behind the crime. Police have set up teams to nab the killers
Reaction among supporters of Congress, third front parties suggesting that skies have fallen, are misplaced and serve little purpose