Veteran leader and strong Brahmin politician of Uttar Pradesh, Hari Shankar Tiwari, passed away on the night of May 16. He took his last breath at his residence amid prolonged illness, kidney-related issues and heart disease, confirmed sources. Speaking of his political career, Tiwari was a strong Samajwadi Party leader and won as MLA from Chillupar Assembly. He also served as the cabinet minister from 1997-2007 under several leaders'… read-more
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In a notice to Superintendent of Police (SP) of Tihar Jail, the Jail Administration asked to resonate regarding the shifting of two AAP leader to former Delhi Minister Satyender Jain's cell. Notably, acting upon the letter of Satyender Jain, lodged in Tihar Jail, on May 11, the Tihar Jail SP shifted two AAP leaders to his cell, without informing the Jail Administration. Due to this, a show-cause notice was issued.
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In Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh, two people died after their house was hit by a massive landslide and a woman is still trapped in the bamboo house, which crashed on May 15 night, after landslide. SP Jimmy Chiram said, while two bodies have been retrieved from the debris, the "fate of the woman is yet to be known". Furthermore, the deceased have been identified as Nagen Barman (50) and Tapas Rai (15).
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In Uttar Pradesh, BJP leader & UP CM Yogi Adityanath, the Samajwadi Party (SP) President Akhilesh Yadav, took oath as the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly member, on March 28. Notably, Yogi Adityanath is the Legislative leader of BJP, and Yadav is appointed as the SP Legislative leader. Furthermore, Yogi Adityanath won as MLA from Gorakhpur and Yadav won from Karhal. Pro-tem speaker Ramapati Shastri administered oath to members in… read-more
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According to TOI, the first four phases of UP Assembly Elections 2022 hint that the BJP might surpass other political parties. Taking various pegs in view, the Jats in the Western UP has not put the vote in favor of the SP-RLD alliance. Moreover, the Muslim voters must have split among SP, BSP, and AIMIM. However, experts claimed that SP will do better in the second phase.
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Ahead of the Uttar Pradesh elections, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee will start her two-day visit on February 7. On February 8, at 5.20 pm Mamata will reach UP and will hold a press conference at the Samajwadi Party office, extending support for the upcoming elections. "In Uttar Pradesh, I am not going to contest Assembly polls," said CM Banerjee. Notably, the UP elections are scheduled for February 10.
Ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly election, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav and Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party (PSP) chief Shivpal Yadav shook hands on December 16. Before the announcement, Akhilesh with Shivpal at his residence in the afternoon. ''The SP's policy to take along regional parities is strengthening the party and take SP and its allies towards victory,'' tweeted Akhilesh. However, the BJP said it won't affect them… read-more
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Ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly election, two sitting MLAs of the BJP and the BSP joined the Samajwadi Party on December 12. Vinay Shankar Tiwari (BSP) and Digvijay Narayana alias Ajay Chaubey (BJP) MLAs of Chillapur and Khalilabad constituency, respectively, joined the SP in presence of the Party President Akhilesh Yadav. Besides, many Brahmin leaders from different political parties joined the SP.
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Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath, on December 5, said that during BJP's rule, state witnessed 4.5 lakh jobs and developments, which missed under the Samajwadi Party's reign. Addressing an inauguration event, Yogi said, the BJP brought employment, development, welfare schemes and growth in Uttar Pradesh, which the previous government failed to do. The criticism against the previous government came as a response to Akhilesh Yadav's remark over… read-more
In the latest development ahead of the 2022 UP assembly election, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on November 1 announced that he's decided not to contest in the election. He also said, ''Our alliance with RLD is final. Seat sharing is to be finalised.'' Furthermore, Akhilesh added he ''don't have any problem'' to fight with his uncle Shivpal Yadav's Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party Lohia (PSPL) in the upcoming election.
Courtesy: Outlook India