Lucknow: Samajwadi Party on Wednesday expelled
seven leaders, including a former minister, who opposed the
party`s official candidates in legislative council elections
in Uttar Pradesh.
"State unit president Akhilesh Yadav has expelled
seven leaders opposing party candidates in forthcoming
legislative council elections and indiscipline," SP
spokesman Rajendra Chaudhary said.
Those expelled include former minister of state Jai
Prakash Yadav and ex-secretary of Lohia Vahini Ram Kishun
Yadav, he said.