Lucknow: Amid widespread speculation of
Mayawati entering the Rajya Sabha, the BSP chief on Monday held a
meeting of party leaders to discuss the coming biennial polls
to the Upper House.
The former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister held a meeting
with party MPs, MLAs and office-bearers and discussed the
Rajya Sabha elections.
She gave necessary directions to them, party leaders
Speculation is rife about Mayawati entering the Rajya
Sabha from the state.
Besides the BSP chief, the party will send another member
to the Rajya Sabha, the name of which is yet to be decided,
the party leaders said.
At the meeting, Mayawati also took feedback from her
party leaders on the just-concluded assembly election in the
She asked them to brace themselves for future challenges
like playing the role of the main Opposition in the state and
facing the next Lok Sabha election.
Mayawati has been holding meeting of her party leaders
for the past three days following BSP`s dismal performance
in the state assembly election.