Akhilesh Yadav, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and Mayawati , BSP chief are political rivals , both of them are known for not referring each other by names.
Before the important assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh , both of them are on the same side of the political area, fighting and sorting tensions within their parties.
CM dismissed a party veteran, Balram Yadav, Mulayam Singh Yadav’s friend, as a minister for negotiating the merger.
On Wednesday, Shivpal met Akhilesh for over an hour and blamed the media for exaggerating. . ” Whatever has happened about the merger happened with the consent of Mulayam Singhji. As far as the minister’s sacking is concerned, it is the prerogative of the chief minister whom he keeps and whom he drops,” he said.
Swami Prasad Maurya, senior leader had left BSP and said that Mayawati is destroying ideology of BR Ambedkar and Tickets are being sold in BSP.
Mayawati replied back and said that she is very happy that Swami Prasad Maurya had left BSP and done us a favour. They were going to fire Maurya in few days . She also added that Maurya says she took money for tickets. She asked Maurya to tell how much he had paid for tickets of his son and daughter in previous elections.
There are big indications that Maurya will be going to join BJP , which has increased the pitch of its campaign and dispproved in the opposition will only add to its confidence.
Keshav Prasad Maurya, BJP’s state unit president said that before these people were having differences among themselves. In 2014, they had defeated them both and same is going to happen any way in 2017.