Yogi Adityanath's Former Aide Joins Samajwadi Party
Sunday, January 19, 2020, 11:56 AM
Once seen as the right-hand man of Yogi Adityanath, at least till he became the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister three years ago, former chief of Hindu Yuva Vahini (HYV) Sunil Singh on Saturday joined the Samajwadi Party. Mr Singh was inducted into the SP in the presence of party chief Akhilesh Yadav and Samajwadi Party patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav.
SP announces Rs.5L each to kin of those killed in UP clashes
Monday, January 6, 2020, 12:48 PM
Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav announced financial assistance of Rs 5 lakh each to the family members of people killed in the violent protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in Uttar Pradesh on December 19 and 20. Yadav made the announcement after visiting the residence of Mohammad Wakil, who was killed during an anti-CAA protests in Lucknow on December 19.
UP deputy CM slams Samajwadi Party for promising pension for anti-CAA protesters
Saturday, January 4, 2020, 9:00 PM
Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma hit out at the Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Ram Govind Chaudhary saying that during the protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), the protesters tried to set ablaze policemen in Meerut but the opposition has not shown any concern. When the SP was in power, it tried to withdraw cases against those involved in terror activities.