At present, there are 18 Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLAs in the 403-member Uttar Pradesh Legislative Assembly.
The BSP supremo said prices of petrol and diesel in some states have almost reached Rs 100, and there is anger among the people.
Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Mayawati appealed to the people of Punjab to support the 'historic' alliance between the SAD and the BSP.
Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati asked the central government to stay away from politics and focus on vaccinating the public against coronavirus.
Her remarks came a day after the Punjab government asked private hospitals to return all vaccine stock meant for the 18-44 age group and ordered a probe into the allegations.
The sacking of Ramachal Rajbhar and Lalji Verma came close on the heels of party’s dismal performance in recently concluded Panchayat polls in the state.
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Hooda has been under fire since Wednesday when a nine-year-old video of him making a "joke", which social media users termed casteist and sexist, went viral online.
The 43-second clip from an event organised by a media house in 2012 resurfaced when a Twitter user shared it.
Mayawati expressed concern over the rising COVID-19 death toll in the country and called for making honest efforts to check it.
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She demanded that vaccines should be administered for free, especially the poor, Dalits and tribals, and economic assistance should be given to them.
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Mayawati demanded that the Centre should bear the expenses of treatment of COVID-19 patients from the poor and the weaker sections.
Employee associations have been alleging that several people on poll duty have succumbed to coronavirus.
BSP chief lauded the Centre's move to organise the four-day-long 'Tika Utsav', a special vaccination drive launched on April 11, to ramp up inoculations against the coronavirus disease.
Taking a jibe at rival parties, Mayawati said political parties have penned history as per their own whims to instigate the people and for their vested interests.
Mayawati said people are once again planning to return home following the recent spurt in coronavirus cases.