Samajwadi Party to contest 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls in alliance with RLD, regional parties: Akhilesh Yadav
SP chief Akhilesh Yadav said besides the RLD, talks have reached the final stage with the Mahan Dal and Dr Sanjay Chauhan's outfit.
Sanjay Raut further said the Shiv Sena has its cadre in these two states and has been contesting elections, irrespective of success or failure.
Akhilesh Yadav said the party through its 'Har Booth Par Youth' programme will reach out to the people of the state and ensure the success of the campaign.
The former UP minister, who had quit the Samajwadi Party after differences with Akhilesh Yadav and formed his own outfit, also alleged that the bureaucracy is working in an arbitrary manner.
On the farmers' issue, Mayawati said all political parties should come together and hold the Centre accountable.
Open-minded on forging alliance with other parties for Uttar Pradesh polls: Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi
The Congress general secretary, asked whether the Congress will go alone on all the 403 assembly seats, said it is too early to say now.
Parallelly, Adityanath announced a new population policy to cut the fertility rate to 1.9 by 2030.
AAP leader Sanjay Singh said his party has yet not taken a call on contesting the next year's Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections in alliance.
Azad Samaj Party chief Chandrashekhar Azad here said his outfit will contest on all 403 seats in Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls next year.
The Aam Aadmi Party leader, however, refused to comment over it, saying he met Yadav to convey birthday greetings to him.
The All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AMIM) is a part of an alliance formed by Rajbhar's SBSP for the 2022 Uttar Pradesh assembly polls.
The session, slated from July 9 to July 13, will be attended by the RSS' entire top brass, including chief Mohan Bhagwat, general secretary Dattatreya Hosabale and others.
His visit comes close on the heels of the party holding a series of review meetings in Lucknow, which had fuelled speculation of a ministerial reshuffle in the state.