Taking a jibe at the political battle between Samajwadi Party National President Akhilesh Yadav and his uncle Shivpal Singh Yadav, Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya said that BJP has nothing to do with SP's problem and we want SP to end.
Lucknow: On Shivpal's meeting with Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and the possibility of joining BJP, Keshav Maurya said that it is not right to associate a leader meeting someone with joining BJP. Meetings keep happening. It is not right to associate it with joining the party.
Deputy CM said that BJP is strong. Will be stronger in future. We contact you the most. Even if Akhilesh Yadav comes, we are ready to contact him too.
What did Keshav say about Shivpal joining BJP?
Keshav Maurya had earlier also ruled out the possibility of Shivpal joining the BJP. Then he had said that there is no vacancy in BJP at present. Now he said that any leader of any party can meet the Chief Minister or us. Meeting a person from another party does not mean that you are joining the party. At present, the question does not arise.
Shivpal controversy internal topic of SP
If Shivpal is expelled from SP, will BJP include him, Deputy CM Keshav Maurya said that this is an internal issue of SP. There is no question of not joining BJP right now.
What Shivpal said today?
On the other hand, today Shivpal Singh Yadav challenged the party president Akhilesh Yadav in a way saying that he is one of the 111 MLAs of SP. If Akhilesh has a problem with him, then immediately throw him out of the legislature party. Shivpal made this statement in response to Akhilesh's statement during a conversation with News18 in which he had said that whatever he gets from BJP will not be seen in SP.