Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and
Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati on Wednesday declared her assets
which stood at over Rs 88 crore, an increase of nearly Rs 36
crore in the past three years.
An affidavit submitted by her while filing nomination
papers for next month`s Legislative Council polls said she has
commercial and residential properties worth Rs 75.47 crore.
This included 3987.78 square metre of property worth Rs
54 crore at Nehru Road in New Delhi, the affidavit said.
The Chief Minister, seeking re-election to the Vidhan
Parishad, has gold and diamond jewellery worth Rs 88 lakh.
This included one kg of gold.
According to the affidavit, 54-year-old Mayawati has
deposits in banks and other financial institutions amounting
to Rs 11.39 crore.
She also has paintings and murals worth Rs 15 lakh
besides a silver dinner set, weighing over 18 kgs, worth Rs
An LLB from Delhi University, Mayawati has no vehicle
and no agriculture land, the affidavit said adding she had
filed her income tax returns till 2009-2010.
In the affidavit filed by Mayawati in 2007 while
contesting a Vidhan Parishad bypoll, she had said she had
assets worth Rs 52 crore.
Mayawati is, at present, an MLC and her term is coming
to an end in July.
Elections to 13 Vidhan Parishad seats, which will fall
vacant in July, will be held on June 10.