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AAP follows ‘Delhi model’ to woo voters in Uttar Pradesh

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is following its Delhi model to woo voters in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the Assembly election due next year. The Arvind Kejriwal-led party which has already begun its poll campaign with a visit to Ram Janmabhoomi and tricolour rally, has promised 300 units of free electricity to all domestic consumers...

UP Election: Mayawati criticises Yogi Adityanath govt for poor roads in state

With politics heating up in Uttar Pradesh ahead of the Assembly polls due next year, Opposition parties—the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the Samajwadi Party (SP)—have intensified their attacks on the Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government in the state. BSP supremo Mayawati on Wednesday slammed the Uttar Pradesh government over the poor condition of roads in...

PM Modi praises Yogi Adityanath for development of UP

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday praised Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath saying that the state leads the way in development campaigns. The prime minister said this during the foundation stone laying ceremony of Raja Mahendra Pratap Singh State University in Aligarh. Notably, the praise for Yogi Adityanath comes ahead of the Assembly election...

Congress will fight UP election under the leadership of Priyanka Gandhi: Salman Khurshid

Congress leader Salman Khurshid has revealed that the grand old party will go for the Assembly polls due in Uttar Pradesh next year under the leadership of Priyanka Gandhi. However, the former Union minister did not reveal who will be the party’s chief ministerial candidate. The veteran leader of the Congress party and a former...

Shiv Sena will contest Assembly polls in UP, Goa: Sanjay Raut

The Shiv Sena on Sunday announced that it will contest the Assembly polls due in Uttar Pradesh and Goa next year. The announcement came from party MP Sanjay Raut who reportedly claimed that farmers’ organisations in western Uttar Pradesh have extended their support to the party. Divulging the plans, Raut said the Shiv Sena will...

Congress planning 12,000 km yatra in UP ahead of Assembly polls

In a bid to woo voters in Uttar Pradesh, the Congress is planning a 12,000 km-long yatra through villages and towns of the state ahead of the Assembly polls due in the state next year. The announcement in this regard was made by Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra who will be leading the yatra....

Narendra Modi won 2 terms because of “foolishness” of Akhilesh Yadav & Mayawati: Asaduddin Owaisi

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has hit out at Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav and Bahujan Samaj Party president Mayawati terming them as “foolish” and “vote spoilers”. While addressing a gathering during his ongoing tour of Uttar Pradesh, Owaisi said that Narendra Modi became the prime minister of India twice because of the foolishness of the...

Former IPS Amitabh Thakur to contest UP Assembly poll against Yogi Adityanath

Amitabh Thakur, a former Uttar Pradesh cadre IPS officer who has given premature retirement, will be contesting the Assembly polls in the state due next year against Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath. The announcement in this regard was made by the former cop’s wife Nutan, saying that it is fight for “principles” for Amitabh. The former...

SP chief Akhilesh Yadav rules out alliance with BSP, Congress for UP election

After a failed collaboration with the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and the Congress, Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday ruled out any coalition for the Uttar Pradesh elections scheduled next year. He asserted that SP will fight the polls with like-minded smaller parties. Yadav claimed that the people of UP will route the...

AAP to contest Assembly polls in Gujarat, 5 other states: Arvind Kejriwal

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday announced that his party will contest Assembly elections in six states where elections are due in 2022. The announcement came during AAPs 9th National Council Meeting. Kejriwal said that AAP will contest elections from Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Goa, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh. Notably, the party...

Arvind Kejriwal says AAP will contest UP elections in 2022

AAP chief and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday announced that his party will contest the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections scheduled in 2022. Kejriwal said that the AAP government has fulfilled its promises in Delhi and it will form a corruption-free government in Uttar Pradesh, if elected to power. Notably, AAP has formed the government...

AIMIM will fight Bengal, UP elections: Asaduddin Owaisi

Elated with the performance of his party— All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen or AIMIM in the Bihar election, Asaduddin Owaisi has said that he will also fight the Assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. Notably, AIMIM won five seats in Bihar elections and Asaduddin Owaisi said that his party will fight for justice in...