While there was hypothesis that Yogi Adityanath could also be fielded from Ayodhya, Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday mentioned the social gathering has determined to put him within the fray from Gorakhpur, his conventional political turf that he has represented in Lok Sabha for 5 consecutive phrases.
Chief Minister Adityanath is prepared to contest from any of the 403 seats within the state, the senior BJP chief mentioned.
Speaking to reporters on the Samajwadi Party (SP) workplace, Yadav mentioned that there’s “a chief minister who seeks a ticket, and does not get a ticket of his choice”.
“Sadhus and seers say that if he comes to Faizabad (Ayodhya), then he will be given a farewell. The BJP has already given him a farewell by sending him off to Gorakhpur,” he mentioned.
Elections to the Uttar Pradesh meeting will probably be held in seven phases, ranging from February 10, whereas counting of votes will probably be held on March 10, together with 4 different poll-bound states – Punjab, Uttarakhand, Manipur and Goa.
Sharpening his assault on the BJP, the SP chief mentioned, “In the fight between Lucknow and Delhi, I think that the engines in the ‘double engine’ government are colliding with each other.”
“At times, I feel that the ‘Delhiwala’ and the ‘Lucknowwala’ are trying to take out the wheels of each other’s engine. I would like to congratulate them on the send-off to Gorakhpur,” he mentioned.
Yadav additionally mentioned that the BJP indulges in “negative politics”.
“The BJP has been speaking lies, indulging in negative and divisive politics. It has indulged in politics of hatred and to make people fight each other. We will do positive politics, politics of development and prosperity. We will do social justice, and move forward taking everyone along (with us),” he mentioned.
The SP chief mentioned false surveys present various issues, “but we know the ground reality, which is, they (BJP) are being beaten at the ground level”.
He claimed that the chief minister didn’t need to inaugurate the Lion Safari in Etawah and it was Dara Singh Chauhan who inaugurated it.
The safari was constructed earlier than 2017, when the SP was in energy, and it was inaugurated by Chauhan, who lately resigned from the BJP and the state cupboard to Yadav’s social gathering.
“At that point of time, I thought that I should take him (Chauhan) along. There is an English proverb ‘strike the iron when it is hot’. But the BJP people do not know English, and even if they do know, they have gone into damage control or depression,” he mentioned.
Referring to Adityanath consuming ‘kichdhi’ at a Dalit family on Makar Sankranti, Yadav mentioned, “With ‘beman’ (half-hearted method) he was having the khichdhi, and he will need to have recalled that he has not seen cleaning soap or shampoo there.”
“Had there been shampoo or soap, then his mind would have been fine,” Yadav mentioned
“If the poor are not able to have shampoo, soap, food and oil, then the chief minister is responsible for it, and the double-engine government is responsible for it. This has been understood by every section of society,” he mentioned.
Yadav mentioned that if voted to energy, the SP’s authorities will conduct a caste census inside three months.