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BSP suspends senior leader and former UP minister Ramvir Upadhyay for 'anti-party' activities

Upadhyay has also been removed from the post of chief whip of the party in the state assembly, BSP General Secretary Mewalal Gautam said.

Published: 21st May 2019 10:44 AM  |   Last Updated: 21st May 2019 10:44 AM   |  A+A-

BSP chief Mayawati

BSP chief Mayawati (File Photo | PTI)

By PTI

LUCKNOW: The BSP Tuesday suspended senior leader and former minister Ramvir Upadhyay from the party for his "anti-party" activities.

Upadhyay has also been removed from the post of chief whip of the party in the state assembly, BSP General Secretary Mewalal Gautam said.

He said Upadhyay openly opposed party candidates in Agra, Fatehpur Sikri, Aligarh and other seats during Lok Sabha polls and backed opposition candidates.

Taking note of these anti-party activities, Upadhyay has been suspended from the BSP with immediate effect, he said.



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