The death toll mounted to 142 in Indore-Patna Express derailment in Kanpur rural area, as rescue workers wrapped up their operation on Monday morning.
A train was allegedly stopped by supporters of Union Minister for Water Resources Uma Bharti at Jhansi station after the minister was late by a few minutes, even as authorities denied such an incident.
While SP represents Jalaun, Fatehpur, Banda, BSP has one (Hamirpur) and Congress one (Jhansi). However, among them these account for 26 assembly seats, of which the BSP has 10, SP 8 and Congress and BJP 4 each. The stakes are obviously the highest for the BSP.
In the fourth phase of parliamentary polls in Uttar Pradesh, 14 constituencies of the 80-seat state are going to votes.
The former Madhya Pradesh chief minister, whose name was under consideration for Rae Bareli, said she had conveyed her views to party president Rajnath Singh.
Tracking live updates from Jhansi, Bundelkhand, where Modi will address a rally.