Why Mayawati is scared of Priyanka Gandhi’s visit to Uttar Pradesh

mayawati-priyankaWhile Priyanka Gandhi attempts to help Congress regain power in UP with the help of Bhim Army chief, Mayawati is clearly upset that the game played with Dalit vote bank may be going against her

Lucknow: Bahujan Samajwadi Party chief Mayawati had raised her fist in anger over Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi’s visit to Ravidas Mandir in Varanasi on the occasion of the birth anniversary of the influential Dalit saint last week.

Mayawati alleged that the Congress and BJP are using the name of the great Dalit saint for their political gains and agenda despite doing nothing for the backward class.

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Grand alliance okay, but Mayawati has this one condition

mayawati1Lucknow, Sep 17: As the opposition in Uttar Pradesh tries to stitch up an anti-BJP front, the Bahujan Samaj Party has laid down just one condition. The BSP chief, Mayawati said that the alliance would be possible in 2019 only if her party gets a respectable number of seats to contest the polls.

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Hizbul’s pan India ambition and why it never lost sight of Uttar Pradesh

New Delhi, Sep 16: The arrest of Hizbul Mujahideen operative, Qamer ur Zaman only shows that the outfit never lost sight of Uttar Pradesh. The outfit which is strong in Jammu and Kashmir has for long being spreading its tentacles outside the state.

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Lok Sabha 2019: BJP’s strategy to conquer Uttar Pradesh

modi-shah3Lucknow, July 23: The BJP is already in poll mode and is leaving no stone unturned to win the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. In 2014, Uttar Pradesh which gave the BJP a massive mandate turned out to be its gateway to the Indian Parliament.

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UP: 52 injured in Mahakoshal Express train accident


Eight coaches of Mahakoshal Express have derailed near Kulpahar in Uttar Pradesh. The accident site is 270 kilometres away from the Lucknow the capital of Uttar Pradesh.

Four air conditioned and four general compartments were among the eight coaches that have derailed.

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Adityanath arrives at Gorakhpur amidst chants of Yogi, Yogi

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath arrived at his home town of Gorakhpur amidst chants of Yogi, Yogi on Saturday. A huge crowd had gathered to receive Adityanath who took over as CM of Uttar Pradesh exactly a week back.

The town painted a saffron look as the CM along with his motorcade made its landing in Gorakhpur. People were heard chanting Yogi, Yogi, and Yogi Adityanath Zindabad (long live Yogi).

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Why Yogi’s appointment as UP CM is a preemptive strike on a united opposition

The elevation of Yogi Adityanath as chief minister of Uttar Pradesh took many by surprise. There were a lot of factors that went into Yogi being appointed as the CM.

The vote share of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the recently concluded assembly elections was 40 per cent whereas the Samajwadi Party, the Bahujan Samaj Party and the Congress together got a 52 per cent vote share.

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UP CM: How Amit Shah added to the suspense

New Delhi, March 17: The BJP’s national president, Amit Shah handed over the responsibility of chosing the next Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister to Keshav Prasad Maurya who is the party’s chief in the state.

The name of the UP CM will be revealed at a meeting of the party at Lucknow on Saturday at 5 pm.

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Is the ‘behenji’ era in Uttar Pradesh over Read more at: http://www.oneindia.com/india/is-the-behenji-era-in-uttar-pradesh-over-2371593.html

It was a campaign that never took off. The BSP was hoping to make a difference in the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections. However the party ended up with just 18 seats. Even the exit polls predicted that the BSP was heading for a big loss.

There was never any momentum and despite having the first mover advantage as she chose candidates first, the BSP failed to make any mark.

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How BJP won the Uttar Pradesh dangal

The pollsters were spot on. All predicted a mammoth victory for the BJP in Uttar Pradesh and they were proven right.

There are many factors that have gone into the victory.

Brand Narendra Modi is intact in Uttar Pradesh. He not just trumped the Mandir wave of 1991, but also managed to repeat his performance 2014 performance in this massive state of Uttar Pradesh.

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