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In a statement, the Dalit leader said that the Modi government was also pursuing the "anti-people policies" that the United Progressive Alliance (UPA)-II pursued.
If she does contest the polls, it will mark a tactical shift from her earlier policy of not contesting polls herself in order to focus on the party organisation.
Mayawati accused the BJP of misusing the government ever since they came to power at the Centre.
According to Mayawati, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath before the by-polls used a similar language for the opposition parties, which cost the party the votes.
BSP chief Mayawati backs Dalit protest against alleged dilution of SC/ST Act but condemns violence in UP
Calling the BJP-led Central and state governments as anti-Dalits, the BSP supremo accused the Centre of delaying the review petition against the SC ruling in SC/ST Act.
Mayawati charged the Centre with adopting a double standard in dealing with NDA-ruled Bihar and TMC-governed West Bengal.
BSP chief Mayawati on Tuesday announced the name of one of her former MLAs Bhimrao Ambedkar as party’s nominee for upcoming Rajya Sabha elections on March 23.
In an interaction with media persons after celebrating her 62nd birthday, the BSP supremo in no uncertain words charged the two major political forces with working together to finish the BSP.
The BSP supremo, while interacting with the media after tendering her resignation, said that she thought it best to resign after she was interrupted from speaking inside the house.
The BSP supremo on Saturday had blamed tampering of EVMs for defeat in UP poll results.