Tag: Bsp

Counting of votes concludes in MP; Congress falls short of majority mark

Bhopal: The Congress party won 114 seats in Madhya Pradesh but fell short of the majority mark of 116 after counting for legislative assembly elections concluded today. While the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 109 seats, Bahujan Samaj Party won 2 seats, Samajwadi Party won one seat and Independents got four seats. In a […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Mayawati arrives to address rally

Bahujan Samajwadi Party (BSP) president and former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh will address a public rally today here at exhibition ground. She landed here this afternoon

  • Friday, 16 July 2021
BJP amassed over Rs 430 crore in donations, 12 times more than others

New Delhi: The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party has got over 93 per cent of donations of above Rs 20,000 received by national political parties, during 2017-18, pocketing Rs 437.04 crore of the total Rs 469.89 crore donated by corporates and individuals. According to a report by election watchdog, the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR), a […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
SP-BSP alliance will knock out BJP in Lok Sabha polls: Akhilesh

Kannauj (Uttar Pradesh): Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Friday said an alliance between his party and the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) will knock out the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Addressing a ‘chaupal’ in Kannauj, the Lok Sabha constituency of his wife Dimple Yadav, the former Uttar Pradesh […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
BSP to support Congress in Madhya Pradesh

New Delhi: The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) has decided to extend support to the Congress in Madhya Pradesh where the latter emerged as the single largest party but fell short of majority by two seats, party chief Mayawati said here on Wednesday. She said the BSP would also support the Congress in Rajasthan to keep […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Former BSP leader accuses Mayawati of seeking Rs 5 crore for Lok Sabha ticket

Lucknow: Former Member of the Legislative Council (MLC) Mukul Upadhyaya on Friday alleged that the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati had sought money to give him the Lok Sabha ticket from Aligarh, a charge refuted by the BSP. Hours after he was expelled from the party, he said the four-time chief minister had sought […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Rahul hopes of a BSP-Congress truck, is willing to be PM

New Delhi: Unfazed by Mayawati’s snub, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday exuded confidence that it will not dent his party’s chances in the Assembly elections. He also talked of an alliance with the BSP in the next year’s Lok sabha polls and expressed his willingness to become the Prime Minister, if allies want it. […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
After SC order, BSP chief Mayawati vacates official bungalow in Lucknow

Lucknow: In wake of a Supreme Court order cancelling allotment of government residences to Uttar Pradesh’s former Chief Ministers, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati vacated her palatial official bungalow on Wednesday, her aide announced. In a letter to the state Estate Department, the four-time UP Chief Minister’s personal secretary Mewa Lal Gautam said while […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Mayawati threatens to resign from RS

New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Tuesday threatened to resign from the Rajya Sabha after she was not allowed to raise the issue of atrocities on Dalits. “I have come to this House to be the voice of the Dalits and backwards — to raise their issues. But when I am not […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Vigilance files chargesheet against UP BSP chief

Lucknow: The Bahujan Samaj Party’s problems were further compounded the Uttar Pradesh Vigilance Department filing a chargesheet against its state unit chief Ram Achal Rajbhar, in a Rs 4 crore disproportionate assets (DA) case, an official said on Monday. The final chargesheet report is with the Yogi Adityanath government, the official added. Once the state […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Naseemuddin Siddiqui forms new political party

Lucknow: Expelled Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Naseemuddin Siddiqui floated his new political party – Rashtriya Bahaman Morcha on Saturday. Siddiqui, at one time the closest confidante of Mayawati, said that his new party would follow the ideals of Dr B.R. Ambedkar and BSP founder Kanshiram. He also alleged that the BSP had deviated from […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Naseemuddin Siddiqui
Expelled BSP leader meets Yogi to seeks security cover be continued

Lucknow: Expelled Bahujan Samaj Party leader Naseemuddin Siddiqui met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday and requested that the Z security cover provided to him be continued. In the 15-minute-long meeting, Siddiqui, who was thrown out of the BSP by Mayawati last week and subsequently released a series of audio tapes of his […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Mayawati expels Naseemuddin Siddiqui from BSP

Lucknow: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Wednesday expelled her confidant Naseemuddin Siddiqui from the party. His son has also been thrown out. BSP leader Satish Chandra Mishra announced the decision here. Mishra alleged that Siddiqui was involved in “anti-party activities” and had taken money from candidates during the assembly elections in which the […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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Modi wins landslide in UP, crushes SP, Congress, BSP

Lucknow: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday scored a landslide victory in Uttar Pradesh in a major boost to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, halfway through his first term, and decimated rivals, the Samajwadi Party-Congress alliance and the BSP. Riding on the Modi wave, the BJP swept to an unprecedented two-thirds majority winning a whopping […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
BSP expels former minister

Lucknow, Jan 28 (PTI) Former UP minister Daddu Prasad was today expelled from BSP for alleged involvement in anti-party activities. “On the report given by Chitrakoot division unit and after inquiry from different sources, state president Ram Achal Rajbhar today expelled Prasad from the party” for anti-party activities, a BSP spokesman said here. It said […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021