#Samajwadi Party

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Samajwadi Party leader Ramkishun Yadav appeared to fall at the feet of voters. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@Benarasiya)

  • UP BJP spokesperson said “Those who fled in the last elections were seen falling at the feet of voters.”
  • SP MLC Ashutosh Sinha said that Yadav only touched the feet of independent voters
  • Counting of votes for zila panchayat chairpersons is being held on Saturday

.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
While dealing with media, former UP chief minister Akhilesh Yadav does not hesitate to display the same arrogance that is often visible with many BJP leaders. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • A video recording of a press conference clearly shows how Akhilesh took offence to the barrage of questions
  • “Tum toh BJP wale ho,” (You are a BJP supporter) he is seen angrily telling one of the reporters
  • Akhilesh’s intolerance has been on the rise particularly since he was voted out of power

.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Akhilesh Yadav was the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh from 2012 to 2017. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Last month, Akhilesh called Yogi Adityanath “an outsider” with little knowledge about Uttar Pradesh
  • He also criticised the chief minister for taking credit for the works undertaken under the Samajwadi Party government
  • Akhilesh has also announced to start a cycle yatra from Rampur to Lucknow, covering a distance of 350 km in nine days

.Sambhal, Uttar Pradesh, India
The Opposition Samajwadi Party tweeted the video saying that the shocking incident must be probed. (Representational Image: Pixabay)

  • The incident happened at a hospital in Uttar Pradesh's Sambhal district
  • A sweeper and a ward boy were suspended following the incident
  • The hospital authorities and family blamed each other for leaving the body unattended

Akhilesh is eyeing return to power in 2022 (Photo Credit: Twitter/AkhileshYadav)

  • SP is set on returning to power in UP in 2022
  • The bypolls to seven assembly seats in the state is scheduled for November 3
  • The Allahabad High Court had on Monday raised concerns over misuse of the anti-cow slaughter law in UP

.Patna, Bihar, India
Samajwadi Party leader Ram Gopal Yadav files his nomination for Rajya Sabha seat as party President Akhilesh Yadav looks on. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Ram Gopal Yadav filed his nomination papers for the November 9 Rajya Sabha election
  • The election to 10 seats of Rajya Sabha in Uttar Pradesh is scheduled for November 9
  • The main opposition Samajwadi Party with 48 legislators can ensure the victory of one candidate

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav (R) tested positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday. (AFP File Photo)

  • Mulayam Singh Yadav is currently being treated for COVID-19
  • He is currently asymptomatic
  • He was admitted to a Lucknow hopsital for urinary tract infection in August

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Samajwadi Party MP Ram Gopal Yadav spoke on Wednesday about PM Atmanirbhar Swasth Bharat Yojana. (Photo Credit: YouTube ScreenGrab/RSTV)

  • Health Minister announced the scheme on Monday, with an allocation of Rs 65,561 crore
  • Health Ministry's total budget is Rs 65,000 crore
  • SP MP Ram Gopal Yadav asked where will the government get the extra fund from 

.Uttar Pradesh, India
The former CM asked people to switch off lights for 9 minutes at 9 pm on Wednesday.(Photo Credit: Twitter/@yadavakhilesh)

  • The former UP CM urged people to question government's inaction on unemployment
  • RJD leader Tejaswi Yadav called the issue of unemployment the biggest issue in the country
  • Opposition parties have attacked the Centre over dip in GDP and unemployment

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The Rajya Sabha bypoll to fill the vacated seat will be held on September 11. (Photo credit: Representational/Unsplash)

  • Election Commission statement said the notification for the bypoll will be issued on August 25
  • The counting of votes will be held on September 11
  • Amar Singh was a former Samajwadi Party leader