Mayawati names brother as BSP Vice President

Kristopher Drake
April 16, 2017

He also alleged that there was law and order failure in the state under the watch of the Chief Minister and said that only recently the BJP workers had bashed up police officials in Kannauj. Speaking on the 126 birth anniversary of B R Ambedkar, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) boss lady appointed her younger brother Anand Kumar as the party's vice-president, and effectively, heir apparent.

"I have chose to give important responsibility to my brother Anand Kumar, that of party's national vice president, with the condition that he will work selflessly and never become an MP, MLA, minister or chief minister", she said. How the appointment of her brother as her number two in the party would help Mayawati to get over these problems is anybody's guess. Akhilesh had also me leaders of opposition parties like JD (U) and NCP during his recent Delhi visit to form a grand alliance against BJP.

"Questioning EVMs means questioning the Election Commission of India", Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said while addressing a press conference during BJP executive meeting here.

She has always been opposed to dynastic politics and had publicly announced that no member of her family would ever be an office-bearer in her party. She said she has instead been advised to read written texts by doctors.


"It is being shown as if I'm responsible whereas I have never held either of the departments.the sugar department was headed by Naseemuddin. all decisions were taken by the cabinet", she said.

"Since the past several years, me and my close relatives have had to bear a lot..."

The BSP leader said in order to uplift the living standards of SCs, STs and OBCs, late Kanshiram founded the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on April 14, 1984 and made a decision to take those along who had converted into Sikhism, Islam, Christianity, Buddhism and Parsis.

"People are being set afire alive, rapes have increased and the state government is doing nothing", Yadav said pointing out how during the SP government even a small crime was blown out of proportions to defame it.

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