Uttar Pradesh Rajya Sabha polls: BJP's sulking ally SBSP may play spoilsport, cost saffron party one seat
After its unexpected defeat in the recent Lok Sabha bypolls in Gorakhpur and Phulpur, the ruling BJP might be in for fresh trouble in this week's Rajya Sabha polls on 10 seats from Uttar Pradesh, with a sulking ally keeping its cards close to its chest.
Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Thursday said the BJP may call for early Lok Sabha elections after its stunning defeat in the parliamentary bypolls in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.
Uttar Pradesh bypoll results: Akhilesh Yadav says victory margins would have been higher if there was no EVM problem
Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday said had electronic voting machines (EVMs) worked without a glitch, the victory margins of his party's candidates in the Gorakhpur and Phulpur Lok Sabha by-elections would have been higher.