Apna Dal will not merge with BJP
The Apna Dal that was seen as a political non-entity till 2012, now has nine members in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly and two members in the Lok Sabha.
JDU opts out, 1 berth for LJP, Apna Dal scores zero
JDU couldn’t reach a consensus on one name from the party for the ministerial position.
Alliances worked well for BJP in UP, Bihar
In 2019, the BJP continued the alliance with the Apna Dal and added the Nishad Party to its fold i...
Bypolls, cabinet rejig on cards in UP after Lok Sabha polls
Among the BJP legislators, RK Singh Patel won the Banda Lok Sabha seat. He is a legislator from Manikpur assembly seat in the same parliamentary constituency.
PM Narendra Modi better actor than Amitabh Bachchan, says Priyanka Gandhi
Priyanka Gandhi was campaigning for Lalitesh Pati Tripathi, the Mirzapur Congress candidate. He is fielded against BJP-backed Apna Dal candidate Anupriya Patel.
Small, yet not insignificant: Minor players of big battleground states
These small parties, with their pockets of influence, can swing outcomes in some constituencies
Apna Dal falls in line, accepts 2 LS seats in NDA
BJP sources said the party wants Apna Dal to contest from Phulpur which has a sizable Kurmi vote bank.
Meeting with BJP president Amit Shah positive: Apna Dal chief
Ashish Singh Patel, the husband of Union Minister Anupriya Patel, had met BJP national president Amit Shah at New Delhi on Wednesday.
SBSP breaks away from BJP, fields 39 candidates
The Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party (SBSP), an ally of the BJP in Uttar Pradesh, will contest on 39 Lok Sabha seats separately.
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