Lucknow: After clinching a landslide victory in Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls, Samajwadi Party (SP) Supremo, Mulayam Singh Yadav met with UP’s state Governor, BL Joshi at Rajbhavan to claim the stake on forming the next government on Wednesday evening here.
Yadav was accompanied by his son and party’s state unit head, Akhilesh Singh Yadav.
The Mulayam Singh Yadav-led party captured 224 seats in the 403-member constituency yesterday.
The decision on Uttar Pradesh’s next chief minister will be taken after Holi on March 09, 2012.
The meeting of SP MLAs will take place on 10th March and oath-taking ceremony will be held on 12th March.
Earlier in the day, Akhilesh Singh Yadav said that his father, Mulayam will the next UP chief minister while some sources were saying that there are demands from the SP`s parliamentary board members that Akhilesh Yadav be handed over the reins of Uttar Pradesh.