BJP leads in 6 of 11 assembly seats in UP
The BJP is leading in Lucknow Cantt, Manikpur, Balha, Govind Nagar, Ghosi and in Pratapgarh where its ally, the Apna Dal candidate is leading. The Samajwadi Party (SP) is leading in Rampur where Tanzeen Fatima, wife of SP MP Azam Khan, is the candidate.
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 As...
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.
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.
BJP’s Apna Dal expresses concern
Anupriya Patel led Apna Dal had won two Lok Sabha seats in the 2014 general election.
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 in UP.
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
Sulking UP ally Apna Dal steps up heat on BJP over berths
Apna Dal was allotted only two seats in the 2014 elections and won both, while it won nine of the 11 seats given to it in the 2017 assembly elections.
Mayawati dares Congress to field candidates in all 80 seats
Mayawati made it amply clear that her party will not enter into any alliance with the Congress.
BJP ally in UP says will quit alliance if Social Justice Committee recommendations not implemented
SBSP said it was "open" to going with SP-BSP alliance in the general election that are due in May this year.
PM's Mirzapur visit will cement ties with BJP: Apna Dal(S)
With barely a year to go before the next Lok Sabha polls, Apna Dal (S) has indicated that it is sticking with the BJP.
It’s advantage Apna Dal amid BJP’s ally woes
Apna Dal had won both Lok Sabha seats, Mirzapur and Pratapgarh, it contested in 2014 elections and won 9 out of the 11 seats allotted to in the assembly elections last year.
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