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Dalit Doctor alleges he was beaten up by Mulayam’s brother-in-law

Dalit Doctor alleges he was beaten up by Mulayam’s brother-in-law

A doctor here has alleged that he was beaten up by a relative of Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav and his men over a trivial issue of vehicle parking. Pawan Pratap Singh, a state government doctor, said he had parked his car last evening near the house of Mulayam’s brother-in-law Ajant Singh Yadav in the Friends Colony area. Angry over it, Yadav, along with some other persons, not only beat him but also damaged his vehicle and broke its window panes, the doctor alleged. Singh also alleged that the police was not registering his complaint over the matter, a ... Read More »

When the Jat bonding helped 4,000 Muslims return home

When the Jat bonding helped 4,000 Muslims return home

Asara village in Baghpat is marked by ripe green sugarcane fields. It is the season when discussions are usually about the price the government will announce. This time, elders have been negotiating the repatriation of relatives and other families who have arrived from elsewhere for shelter in the largest Muley Jat village in western UP The unease here is not about “Jat vs Muslims” but about “Hindu Jats and Muley Jats”. And Asara has been working on a solution, even as the government struggles to find one for thousands others displaced in the region. Friday the 13th saw the return ... Read More »

SP and BJP MLAs come to blows in UP Assembly over Muzaffarnagar riots

SP and BJP MLAs come to blows in UP Assembly over Muzaffarnagar riots

Members of the ruling Samajwadi Party and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday came to blows in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly after the House was adjourned over accusations on the recent Muzaffarangar riots which claimed 47 lives. The House was adjourned for 25 minutes after the BJP raised a storm in response to senior minister Ambika Chaudhary making aggressive remarks against a party member, following which BJP and SP members, including Ministers, indulged in a free-for-all in the well of the House. With the situation taking an ugly turn, Congress’ Pramod Tewari and Pradip Mathur helped by the marshals ... Read More »

Army pressed into service in Uttar Pradesh

Army pressed into service in Uttar Pradesh

Additional Director-General of Police Rajkumar Vishwakarma said: “Half of the entire reserved force in the State [20 companies] has been deployed. We have also been provided with 15 Central Reserve Police Force and five Rapid Action Force companies. Besides, five companies of the Provisional Armed Constabulary have been pressed into service. Of the eight Army columns, five are engaged in the rural areas spread across 150 km.” Tough situation While a heavy police presence on Sunday ensured peace in the main city — where IBN7 reporter Rajesh Verma was shot dead by a rampaging mob near Khalapar after clashes broke ... Read More »

Mayawati on FDI in multi-brand retail and the UPA government

Mayawati on FDI in multi-brand retail and the UPA government

We will meet tomorrow and discuss whether we should continue to back the UPA government or not. We don’t support FDI in retail in the current situation, but if it helps farmers and people we will reconsider our decision. Cannot rule out the possibility of early elections. You must not get swayed by UPA’s dynasty politics, don’t encourage them. Otherwise UPA govt will come to power again and you will face anti-people policies again. People from Madhya Pradesh are walking to Delhi, but they will be disappointed. In 60 years after independence, no landless adivasi has  been given land by ... Read More »

What Mayawati said about Mulayam, Akhilesh

What Mayawati said about Mulayam, Akhilesh

On the sixth death anniversary of her mentor Kanshi Ram, Mayawati is addressing lakhs of her supporters at a rally at the Ambedkar Park in Lucknow. She began her speech with a scathing attack on the state government headed by the Samajwadi Party (SP). Here are the highlights of her address: We have gathered here in lakhs to pay our tribute to Kanshi Ram – I thank you all for coming. I strongly condemn the Congress government at the Centre for not declaring a day of mourning in the country when Kanshi Ram died. October 9 was declared as a ... Read More »

Mayawati sounds election bugle, alleges ‘UPA, Akhilesh Govt. are anti-SC/ST’

Mayawati sounds election bugle, alleges ‘UPA, Akhilesh Govt. are anti-SC/ST’

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Tuesday condemned the Congress-led UPA Government and Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party (SP) Government in Uttar Pradesh for being anti-SC/ST. Addressing lakhs of her supporters at the Ambedkar Park here on the sixth death anniversary of her mentor Kanshi Ram, Mayawati said: “I strongly condemn the Congress government at the Centre for not declaring a day of mourning in the country when Kanshi Ram died.” “October 9 was declared as a state government holiday by us, but that was rescinded by the Akhilesh Yadav Government three days ago,” she added. Mayawati, asked the Bahujan ... Read More »

Party rally in Lucknow

Party rally in Lucknow

BSP supremo Mayawati paying tribute to party founder Kanshi Ram during a party rally on the occasion of his sixth death anniversary in Lucknow on Tuesday Attacking the UPA government on several fronts, BSP supremo Mayawati on Tuesday said that her party will take a call on Wednesday whether to continue its outside support to the Centre. “We will have a meeting of national executive on Wednesday to reconsider whether to continue support to the UPA government or not,” she said addressing BSP workers at a sankalp maharally here to mark the sixth death anniversary of party founder Kanshi Ram. ... Read More »

SP leader caught bribing policemen says it was not `bakshish’ but loan repayment

SP leader caught bribing policemen says it was not `bakshish’ but loan repayment

A day after his daughter was caught on camera distributing cash to policemen outside Naini jail in Allahabad, controversial ruling Samajwadi Party (SP) MLA Vijay Mishra came out with a bizarre explanation claiming that the money was actually a loan taken from them. He claimed that his daughter was paying back the loan but media presented the matter in a distorted manner. On the other hand, Mishra’s daughter Seema contradicted her father by saying that she gave money to the policemen when they asked her for sweets to celebrate Mishra’s release from jail after one-and-a-half-year. Mishra, who has 62 criminal ... Read More »

Every policy of Uttar Pradesh Govt. is based on ‘Sarvajan Hitay – Sarvajan Sukhay’

Since the formation, in 1995 of the first government of Hon’ble Chief Minister Ms. Mayawati Ji in Uttar Pradesh, its priority has been the total development of the poor and the backward SC/ST, other backward classes,Religious minorities and disables persons-who had remained neglected for centuries and during earlier governments. By separately creating Uttar Pradesh Welfare Department and other ministries, there has been considerable improvements in their condition at every level and\ every sphere. 1. This government in the last four years has undertaken several activities at a total cost of Rs. 37,000 crore (Rs. 36,795 crore), outlay of 21.21 and ... Read More »

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