Lucknow: The state unit of BJP will
submit a memorandum to President Pratibha Patil, seeking her
intervention on the issue of price rise, later this month.
"A memorandum signed by people from Uttar Pradesh will
be submitted to the President in Delhi on July 29 seeking her
intervention to control prices," state BJP spokesman Hriday
Narain Dixit told reporters today.
Accusing Congress, SP and BSP of the price rise, Dixit
said that the party would continue with its campaign on the
"A signature campaign has been launched and so far 20
lakh people have signed the memorandum," Dixit said.
The BJP spokesman said that the BSP government was
equally responsible for the price rise as it was supporting
the Congress led-UPA government at the Centre.