Prajapati: Wife of former minister Prajapati among 39 candidates in the second list of SP. India News – Times of India

LUCKNOW: The Samajwadi Party on Tuesday evening released its second list of 39 candidates, this time focusing on Dalits and women, who secured more than 55% of the tickets declared jointly. Former jailed minister Gayatri’s candidature is going to come in the eyes of people more than caste equations. CreatorThe wife and the party have fielded a candidate from Amethi against Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiya in Kunda.
The party has also given place to BJP MLA Madhuri Verma from Nanpara and has fielded former minister Pawan Pandey as its candidate from Ayodhya. Another sitting BSP MLA Hakim Chand Bind is the party’s candidate from Hardiya in Prayagraj.
The only Muslim candidate in the list is Yasar Shah, the SP MLA from Bahraich city. He is the sitting MLA from Matera assembly seat in Bahraich district.
If party sources are to be believed, the candidature of Maharaji Prajapati, wife of Mulayam loyalist and jailed former minister Gayatri Prajapati, was recommended by some influential sections of the Yadav dynasty.
The party has fielded Gulshan Yadav from Kunda. Raja Bhaiya He is an independent MLA since 1991. He is close to SP Patron Mulayam Singh Yadav Well known, the incumbent MLA failed to cut the ice with Akhilesh after the two parted ways after the SP entered into an alliance with the BSP. Raja Bhaiya Voted against coalition candidate in Rajya Sabha election.
Although the SP chief has given place to the nephew of former SP minister late Pandit Singh. Suraj Singh From Gonda city and retained former MP and SP veteran revati raman Singh’s son sitting MLA Ujjwal Raman Singh in Karchana assembly constituency of Prayagraj. Party general secretary Indrajit Saroj is SP candidate from Manjhanpur (Kaushambi).
The name of Santosh Pandey of Lambhua in Sultanpur district is also included in this list. Santosh had spearheaded the construction of the Lord Parashuram temple along the Purvanchal Expressway in his home district, which Akhilesh had recently visited to further his Brahmin outreach. The name of the list is also Ram Singh PatelFormer SP MLA from Patti of Pratapgarh. Ram Singh is the son of former MP Bal Kumar who is the brother of slain dreaded dacoit Daduwa.