Congress leader Harish Rawat posted tweets demanding Bharat Ratna for Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and BSP chief Mayawati
Vinay Shankar Tiwari from BSP is the sitting MLA from Chillupar, Gorakhpur.
The former minister was earlier accused of beating his wife and holding her captive inside their house.
No, BJP leader Vikas Dubey is not the gangster who killed 8 policemen in Kanpur, read how Congress trolls spread fake news
Several trolls took to social media to share an image of a BJP leader along with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister to claim that the person was the notorious gangster Vikas Dubey, to allege that he belonged to BJP.
Mayawati stated that despite her party providing support to the Congress government in Rajasthan, the Congress had worked on causing an internal rift in the BSP and had inducted BSP MLAs in their party.
BSP termed Bhim Army chief Chandra Shekhar Azad's to Mayawati as a 'ploy to create confusion among Dalits'.
UP police, who raided the house of BSP UP president Munkad Ali after learning that his brother Sajid Ali was involved in an incident of firing, found him missing from the residence.
Uttar Pradesh bypolls: As Congress, BSP, SP and BJP go head to head, BJP leads in 7 out of the 10 seats it contested
The BJP had previously held 8 of the 11 bypolls seats that went into the voting
Congress has always been against Dalits, sad and shameful behaviour: Mayawati on Rajasthan BSP MLAs defecting to Congress
In 2009 too, the 6 BSP MLAs had left BSP to join Congress. Mayawati has called Congress' activities sad and shameful.
BSP MP Atul Rai has been threatening me from inside the jail with ‘face Unnao victim like consequences’, alleges rape victim
After being on the run for months Atul Rai had surrendered before the Varanasi Magistrate on June 22 after which the court rejected his bail plea and send him to judicial custody