Maurya, who’s a senior chief from the opposite backward class (OBC) group, just lately stop the BJP and the Uttar Pradesh cupboard. Besides him, minister Dharam Singh Saini, 5 BJP MLAs and a legislator of the Apna Dal (Sonelal), a BJP ally, have taken up the SP’s membership, boosting its prospects of OBC assist in the polls.
“Baba Mukhyamantri (the chief minister) should engage a math teacher,” Yadav mentioned as he mocked Adityanath for his comment that it will be a “80 per cent versus 20 per cent” elections in the state and the BJP will win. The population of Muslims in Uttar Pradesh is round 20 per cent.
Yadav additionally rejected the BJP’s declare of successful three-fourth seats in the 403-member meeting and mentioned “they meant, they will win three to four seats”.
“This is not a semi-final election. It is the final election. If the child is weak (in studies), then the entire house gets involved in teaching him and making him learn, and sometimes also assists him in ‘nakal’ (cheating) during the examination,” the SP chief mentioned.
The outcomes of the Uttar Pradesh meeting polls, which will be declared on March 10 together with these of Punjab, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur, is being seen as an important indicator for the 2024 basic elections.
“Baba CM has failed. No matter how many people come from Delhi, he is not going to pass the exams. The BJP have hit their own wicket in such a way that they are not able to understand the strategy of our leaders. Had they known, they would have started doing damage control,” Yadav mentioned.
“The BJP’s wickets are falling one after the other. Our CM does not know how to play cricket. Even if he knew, he has dropped the catch,” he mentioned.
Taking a jibe on the chief minister, Yadav mentioned, “Today is Makar Sankranti, and our CM has gone there in advance (to Gorakhpur), though his air ticket was scheduled for March 11. Sending him back is necessary, because he has destroyed Uttar Pradesh.”
Referring to the digital campaigning for the polls, Yadav mentioned, “We know about digital things, but the physical strength, which our party workers have, no one can compete against them.”
“If they (BJP) go digital and virtual, the SP will go digital, virtual and physical. We will go from house to house, and there will be physical competition with the BJP at the spot,” he mentioned.
The crossing over of OBC leaders from the BJP to the SP may increase Yadav’s assist among the many backwards which type over 50 per cent of the state’s population.
Dara Singh Chauhan, who additionally stop the cupboard, was not current in the Friday becoming a member of operate of the opposite legislators.
Sources near the previous minister mentioned that he can be taking membership of the SP on January 16 “as per prior decision”.
Speaking on the becoming a member of in operate, Maurya mentioned that this ‘Makar Sankranti’ will mark the tip of the BJP. Senior BJP leaders had been in deep sleep, and so they have misplaced their sleep after the resignations, he claimed.
“They had no time to speak to ministers, MPs and MLAs, and had cheated the SCs, STs, minorities and the backward class people of this country, and had gained power,” he mentioned.
“Who doesn’t know that the BJP had floated the names of Keshav Prasad Maurya and Swami Prasad Maurya, and formed government on the basis of votes cast by the backward class? There was a discussion that either Keshav Prasad Maurya or Swami Prasad Maurya will be the chief minister,” he claimed.
First, there was a reputation from Ghazipur (apparently referring to Manoj Sinha) after which from Gorakhpur (Adityanath) for the submit of chief minister. The individuals of the backward castes had been cheated, Maurya mentioned.
Dalits and backward type the federal government, however the wins are taken by the “5-6 per cent people”, he mentioned.
Referring to the “80 versus 20” assertion, the previous minister mentioned, “Now, it will be 85 versus 15. Eighty-five will be ours, and in the 15 there will be divisions (85 to hamara hai, 15 mein bhi batwaaraa hai). In the 15 per cent, there are people who are believers of socialism and are ‘Ambedkarvaadis’. There has been a confluence of ‘Lohiavaadis’ and ‘Ambedkar vadis’.”
Maurya boasted that after his departure from BSP, Mayawati may by no means return to energy. “Now BJP will be reduced to its 2012 position and Akhilesh will become CM,” he mentioned.