Lucknow: The Samajwadi Party today said the
victory of its candidates in by-elections to two assembly
seats in Uttar Pradesh has proved people`s confidence in
Mulayam Singh Yadav and the party`s policies.
The statement was made by the SP`s Parliamentary Board
which met here today under the chairmanship of its legislature
party leader Shivpal Singh.
The board also accused the ruling BSP of conspiring
indirectly with the Congress and the BJP to ensure the defeat
of SP candidates and expressed its gratitude to voters for not
allowing it to succeed in its designs.
SP nominees Anil Kumar Singh and Kauhal Kishore yesterday
won Uttar Pradesh`s Nidhauli Kalan and Lakhimpur assembly
Charging Mayawati government with harassing farmers, the
party`s Parliamentary Board demanded that the advisory price
of cane be fixed at RS 325 per quintal and the rate of wheat
at Rs 1600 per quintal.