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
"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