HomeTrending NewsSwami Prasad Maurya and 4 others BJP MLAs join hands with Akhilesh...

Swami Prasad Maurya and 4 others BJP MLAs join hands with Akhilesh Yadav

Lucknow: Ahead of the Uttar Pradesh elections, the prominent OBC leader Swami Prasad Maurya quit BJP and joined the Samajwadi Party on Friday. Maurya currently was the cabinet minister for Labour, Employment, and Co-ordination in Yogi Adityanath led BJP government in Uttar Pradesh.

He represents the Padrauna constituency of Uttar Pradesh and was with BSP before joining BJP in 2016.

Five BJP MLAs, namely – Bhagwati Prasad Sagar (Bilhaur in Kanpur Constituency), Roshan Lal Verma (Tilhar in Shahjahanpur Constituency), Vinay Shakya (Bidhuna in Auraiya Constituency), Brijesh Prajapati (Tindwari in Bahraich Constituency) and Mukesh Verma (Shikohabad in Firozabad Constituency). One Apna Dal (Sonelal) MLA Amar Singh Chaudhary from Shohratgarh also joined the Samajwadi Party in the presence of Akhilesh Yadav.

Uttar Pradesh will be going to a seven-phase poll from February 10th. And the recent developments in the Uttar Pradesh political arena points towards the rising influence of the Samajwadi Party under Akhilesh Yadav in the non-Yadav OBC community.

[responsivevoice_button buttontext="Listen This Post" voice="Hindi Female"]

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

RELATED ARTICLES

Trending News

Budget 2023: key focus areas for Indian Railways from asset monetization to new Vande Bharat trains

Budget 2023 would have a more focused effort to attract private players by offering more commercially favorable terms. In...

NASA selects nine technologies for commercial flight tests to advance innovation

NASA has selected nine space technologies for flight testing to support innovations that address mission needs for both the...

Study says : Third Covid booster linked to 90% reduction in deaths

 A third booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine was associated with a 90% reduction in deaths in people with...

Budget 2023: Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s Economic Survey on Budget Session begin today

Parliament's budget 2023 session, which begins on Tuesday, is expected to be heated as the opposition seeks to raise...