UP elections

2022 UP polls: BJP, Nishad party join hands as state sees realignment of political forces

Meanwhile, two former senior leaders of BSP -- Lalji Verma and Ram Achal Rajbhar -- met Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav.

published on : 24th September 2021

Uttar Pradesh polls 2022: AAP promises 300 units of electricity free, 24X7 supply

The AAP has made similar promises in Punjab, Uttarakhand and Goa where assembly polls are due in early next year.

published on : 16th September 2021

Priyanka Gandhi tours Rae Bareli constituency to energise workers in view of UP assembly polls

Priyanka Gandhi, during her meeting with party workers, said that the Congress this time, plans to declare candidates well in time for the state assembly elections.

published on : 12th September 2021

Political parties throw enough hints Uttar Pradesh polls will pivot around Ayodhya

Political parties including the BJP, the SP the BSP have been using Ayodhya to launch their campaigns as momentum builds for the 2022 polls.

published on : 12th September 2021

Owaisi sounds poll bugle in Ayodhya, party to contest 100 seats in UP

Owaisi took on SP and BSP claiming that both the parties had used Muslims as slaves and never accorded them their due after winning elections.

published on : 7th September 2021

BJP silent but caste census demand gets louder

Political parties have accused BJP of keeping mum on the issue, while some regional parties are yet to clear their stand on the matter.

published on : 4th September 2021

SP will give due respect to dalits, backward sections that BJP failed to do: Akhilesh Yadav

We assure you that we will not do the injustice done to you earlier. SP will not hesitate to take forward your 'samaj', Yadav said.

published on : 2nd September 2021

2022 UP polls: BJP applying its tried and tested strategy of fortifying booths

BJP is not leaving anything to chance and the ground-level preparations have made it clear that a galaxy of seniors and the army of small workers will be involved at the booth level.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Fight in Uttar Pradesh is between Tricolour and BJP flag, says AAP 

AAP Rajya Sabha MP and UP in-charge leader Sanjay Singh said, “We have made it clear that the AAP will fight elections on all 403 assembly seats in UP and not form alliance with any other party.”

published on : 2nd September 2021

Congress releases booklet titled 'Kisne Bigada Uttar Pradesh' to sensitise workers in UP

The motive of releasing the booklet is to train the Congress workers who have been named “Vijay Sena” in the run-up to the assembly election due early next year.

published on : 28th August 2021

Akhilesh inducts Mukhtar Ansari’s brother, nephew into Samajwadi Party

With the political compulsions and the desperation to ride back to power in 2022 assembly elections, the SP chief left his ideals, said JP Shukla, a political commentator.  

published on : 28th August 2021

Owaisi slams both BJP and Congress, says AIMIM to contest on 100 seats in Uttar Pradesh

Owaisi said that the Muslims in UP are in urgent need of political empowerment to create an independent leadership of the community.

published on : 28th August 2021

Former IPS officer Amitabh Thakur to float political party ahead of UP polls

The proposed name of his new outfit is Adhikar Sena, he said and requested his supporters to suggest more names along with purpose, mission and structure of the party.

published on : 27th August 2021

Stopped by police from going to Gorakhpur citing threat to life: Former IPS officer Amitabh Thakur

Thakur's family had announced that he would be contesting the next year's state Assembly polls against Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, terming it a fight for principles.

published on : 21st August 2021

SP takes a cue from BJP, looks for smaller parties to regain power in UP

SP chief Akhilesh Yadav is giving indications about going for alliance only with the smaller parties to defeat the mighty BJP and come back in the saddle in UP polls.

published on : 11th August 2021
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