Twitterati shocked and elated over Akhilesh's expulsion; janta thinks he has a bright 2017!

Mulayam Singh in an unexpected turn of events also  accused Ram Gopal of damaging the future prospects of Akhilesh Yadav.

Published: 30th December 2016 07:39 PM  |   Last Updated: 30th December 2016 07:50 PM   |  A+A-

Akhilesh Yadav_PTI

Akhilesh Yadav

By Online Desk

The Uttar Pradesh politics is turning out more like the soap opera "Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu thi" by the day. Senior Yadav proved it to junior Yadav that he too was the Chief Minister once upon a time, in the UP land.

Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav in an unexpected turn of events expelled his son and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav from the party for six years for "indulging in anti-party activities". He said the party would now elect a new Chief Minister in the poll-bound Uttar Pradesh.

Also expelled was party General Secretary Ram Gopal Yadav who had, earlier in the day called for a national convention or an emergency meeting of the Samajwadi Party on January 1.

"I am expelling both Akhilesh and Ram Gopal Yadav from the party for six years," Mulayam Singh told reporters at a hurriedly-called press conference here.

He also accused Ram Gopal of damaging the future prospects of Akhilesh Yadav.

Asked who would be the new Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Mulayam Singh: "We will decide that."

While the internet is slowly reacting towards this ghastly move, here's what Twitterati thinks about this:

Stay up to date on all the latest Nation news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp