Akhilesh Yadav mocks at UP CM saying Adityanath should not contest elections as his defeat is certain.
After the polling, Uttar Pradesh will get its first Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Assembly after a gap of over 14 years, a development taking place ahead of the 2022 assembly polls.
The outreach programme is an effort by the BJP to placate the protesting farmers who have been on warpath for the last 10 months.
Meanwhile, Congress leaders led by Priyanka Gandhi Vadra staged a silent protest (maun vrat) demanding Mishra's dismissal.
According to a complaint lodged with New Mandi police station, it is alleged that former village head Sandeep and seven others attacked Shahnawaz, a BJP worker, with sharp weapons.
“Such political workers will directly report to the central team in Delhi to share realtime feedback on which expeditious actions will be initiated,” added the party leader.
On the deadlock in parliament over Pegasus snooping, Ram Iqbal Singh said opposition's demand should be considered in a democratic country.
Rajbhar was accompanied by BJP state vice -resident Dayashankar Singh for a meeting that lasted for about an hour.
Main opposition Samajwadi Party (SP) won in just five districts, including Azamgarh (SP chief Akhilesh Yadav’s parliamentary constituency), Sant Kabir Nagar, Etawah, Ballia and Etah.
“People are well aware of the law and order situation when the Samajwadi Party was in power. The state government led by Yogi Adityanath has ensured much improved law and order situations.
Rahul Gandhi’s other two close associates -- Sachin Pilot and Milind Deora -- are also unhappy with the affairs in the party.
The local sources are suspecting that political rivalry before the panchayat polls in the state.
Atul was arrested by the Uttar Pradesh police for allegedly murdering the rape victim’s father.
The victim, along with her family, has been kept in a hotel on security grounds after her father died in custody on Monday.
She claimed that her husband was being subject to a media trial, given the investigation was yet to confirm the veracity of the allegation.