Akhilesh Yadav, after becoming a member of palms with rival-turned-partner Mayawati for the nationwide election, has been cautioned sharply and publicly by a lawmaker of his Samajwadi Celebration that he’ll find yourself genuflecting to the Bahujan Samaj Celebration (BSP) chief and following her bidding.
Legislator Hariom Yadav has additionally stated the Samajwadi Celebration-BSP alliance is not going to work in his hometown Firozabad, in an indication of revolt.
“The alliance is not going to work in Firozabad. It is not going to be a hit right here. This gathbandhan will run solely till our president (Akhilesh Yadav) agrees to every part behenji (Mayawati) says and kneels down earlier than her,” stated the Shikohabad lawmaker on Sunday.
He spoke a day after Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav’s joint press convention to announce their alliance in Uttar Pradesh for the nationwide polls. The announcement was months within the making after the 2 events made a successful staff in by-polls in Uttar Pradesh final yr, snatching three key BJP seats.
Having been bitter rivals in the past, Mayawati referred to the assault on her by Samajwadi staff at a Lucknow visitor home in 1995 and stated: “We have now determined to rise above the visitor home incident for the sake of the nation.”
On his half, Akhilesh Yadav stated: “I’m telling my staff, insulting Mayawati-ji is like insulting me.”
To a particular query, he additionally expressed support for Mayawati as a doable prime ministerial candidate, saying: “We have now had so many PMs from Uttar Pradesh up to now. who I’ll help. I’d be joyful to see one other prime minister from Uttar Pradesh.”
The Congress has been saved out of the alliance. The 2 events stated they’d contest 38 seats every, go away two for the Congress – the Gandhi household seats of Amethi and Raebareli – and two for smaller events.