Tag: Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh gets cycle, father loses the symbol race

Regional
New Delhi- The election commission of India in a historic judgment here today held that the party and its official symbol cycle belong to Akhilesh Yadav faction. The election commission of India was of the view that, since there is no break-up in the party the official party symbol “Cycle” could not be freeze. The decision in favour of Akhilesh came only when both the warring factions were told to submit the affidavit regarding support of legislators in their favour.
New Year 2017 not happy for Mulayam Singh Yadav and family, Mulayam resists coup staged by son Akhilesh

New Year 2017 not happy for Mulayam Singh Yadav and family, Mulayam resists coup staged by son Akhilesh

Politics, Regional
Lucknow--- The political temperature in Uttar Pradesh continues to rise, where assembly polls are expected in just a few weeks. The family feud of Ram Manohar Lohia’s disciple Mulayam Singh Yadav doesn’t seem to halt. In a recent leadership coup, son Akhilesh Yadav sacked his father as National President of the Samajwadi Party. Earlier this week, party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav took a drastic step of expelling his own son and Chief Minister of the state along with the party’s general secretary and his cousin Ram Gopal Yadav from the party on the disciplinary ground for six years. However, their expulsion was revoked next day. But, a high voltage drama was staged here today, when a special emergency meeting of the executive body of the party called by Ram Gopal Yadav chose Akhilesh as nat
SP rift deepens as Mulayam Singh expels Akhilesh Yadav, Ram Gopal Yadav from the party for 6 years

SP rift deepens as Mulayam Singh expels Akhilesh Yadav, Ram Gopal Yadav from the party for 6 years

Politics, Regional
Lucknow: In Uttar Pradesh, the Samajwadi Party’s crisis is deepening and a split seems to be inevitable.  In a press conference, the party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav announced here today the expulsion of the state’s Chief Minister and his son Akhilesh Yadav with latter’s aide Ram Gopal Yadav from the party for six years.  This decision was taken after Ram Gopal’s move to call a national convention of the party without consulting him and releasing of a parallel party’s candidates list for upcoming assembly polls. “Mulayam termed Ram Gopal Yadav’s move to call a national executive meeting of the Samajwadi Party on 1st January 2017 as illegal and unconstitutional. He said being the National President of the Party, only he can call such a meeting. No other person is authorized to do so. Ram G