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Nishad`s wife is SP candidate for Pipraich

Rajmati Nishad, wife of former BSP minister Jamuna Prasad Nishad and who was expelled from the BSP, will be the Samajwadi Party`s candidate for the bye-elections from her husband`s assembly seat in Gorakhpur district.



Lucknow: Rajmati Nishad, wife of former
BSP minister Jamuna Prasad Nishad and who was expelled from
the BSP, will be the Samajwadi Party`s candidate for the
bye-elections from her husband`s assembly seat in Gorakhpur
district.

"Rajmati, wife of former minister Jamuna Nishad, will
file her nomination papers for bye-election for Pipraich as
the SP candidate," party`s state president Akhilesh Yadav said
here in a statement.

Rajmati and her son Amrendra had joined SP last week
after being expelled from the ruling BSP.

Rajmati, wife of BSP minister Jamuna Prasad Nishad,
who was killed in a road accident last year, was expelled from
the BSP after she expressed her desire to contest
bye-elections from her husband`s constituency.

She was also removed as member of State Women`s
Commission.

PTI

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