Sanjay Nishad

Alliance with BJP final, Nishad party will contest 15 seats in UP: Sanjay Nishad

Nishad said he will meet senior BJP leaders, including Amit Shah, in Delhi on Monday to finalise the constituencies where the party will field its candidates.

published on : 17th January 2022

Amit Shah attributes 2019 victory to ties with Nishads as BJP woos allies ahead of UP polls

The Nishads have a sizeable presence in 152 of the 403 Assembly seats, especially in Purvanchal.

published on : 18th December 2021

BJP-ally Nishad Party chief stirs row with remark on Lord Ram, apologises later

In a statement Sunday in Prayagraj, he said Shringi Rishi Nishad and not king Dashrath was the father of Lord Ram, prompting the opposition to demand a reaction from the ruling BJP.

published on : 9th November 2021

Jitin Prasada, Sanjay Nishad among four new members take oath in UP Legislative Council

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Deputy CMs Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma were among those who were present on the occasion.

published on : 27th October 2021

Expansion of Yogi cabinet by month-end, Jitin Prasada likely to get ministerial berth

Apart from Prasada, UP BJP vice–president Arvind Kumar Sharma, and chief of Nishad Party Dr Sanjay Nishad may be accommodated in the cabinet

published on : 20th August 2021