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After a lull of a month and the silence of SP leadership over Shivpal's move, this is the first time that a key member of the Yadav clan has spoken about the reignited battle in the family.
Tej Narain Pandey also termed Shivpal, who recently floated his own outfit Samajwadi Secular Morcha, as "B team" of the BJP.
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav says ready to take two steps back to stitch up anti-BJP alliance
Akhilesh put equal onus on the Congress, saying it had the greatest responsibility to take everyone along and find a way by holding parleys with all the prospective partners.
He did not name his estranged nephew and SP president Akhilesh Yadav during his address at the programme but said, "Now a days people only eye posts".
Putting the ball in BSP's court, the SP chief claimed that BJP's defeat should be entrusted to those parties, including the BSP and the RLD, as they had suffered major losses in 2014.
'I never vied for a post in the party but at least I should have given a responsibility. After all, I have given my sweat and blood to nurture the party to this stature,' Shivpal said.
Asked about Shivpal Yadav's announcement that his just-launched Samajwadi Secular Morcha will contest all 80 parliamentary seats in 2019, the SP leader said, "Good."
Opposition Samajwadi Party trying to bring Privilege Motion against CM Yogi Adityanath in UP Assembly
The issue was raised by Leader of the Opposition Ram Govind Chowdhury through adjournment notice, during the Zero Hour on Friday.
The former Rajya Sabha member had started his political career by opposing Mulayam Singh Yadav but later joined him.
Rajbhar, who has been critical of alliance partner BJP in the past, reiterated that the SBSP had no tie-up with Shivpal Yadav's Morcha and that the alliance with BJP will continue.
Amar Singh held a press conference here in which he said that Azam Khan threatened his 17-year-old twin daughters in an interview with a news channel.
He slammed the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh for stopping his ambitious free laptop distribution scheme that he initiated during his 2012-17 tenure for meritorious students.
Samajwadi Party stages walkout from Uttar Pradesh Assembly alleging government's inaction against rioters
In a supplementary, SP MLA Garg said the Union minister for home told Parliament on February 6 that of the 822 cases of communal tension in 2017, 195 had taken place in UP.
Senior Samajwadi Party leader Shivpal Yadav today said he was still waiting to be assigned some responsibility by the party.
The yatra will pass through various parts of the state before concluding at Jantar Mantar in Delhi on September 23.