UP election: BSP replaces four sitting MLAs

The BSP replaced its four sitting MLAs with new candidates to contest the Uttar Pradesh assembly election slated for February next.

Last Updated: Dec 28, 2011, 22:54 PM IST

Ballia: The BSP on Wednesday replaced its four
sitting MLAs with new candidates to contest the Uttar Pradesh
assembly election slated for February next.

A announcement in this regard was made by party
coordinator and MP Jugul Kishore.
He said the four MLAs are Manju Singh (Sadar), Subhash
Yadav (Dwaba), Shiv Shanker Chauhan (Bansdeeh) and Bhagwan
Pathak (Sikandarpur).

In place of Subhash Yadav, Mukteshwar Singh has been
given party ticket.
Chairman of Ballia Nagar Palika Sanjay Upadhyaya will
now contest from Sadar seat, Bade Lal Maurya from Bansdeeh and
Chandra Bhushan Rajbhar from Sikandarpur.

Bharati Singh, party candidate for Phephana seat, has
also been replaced, Kishore said adding in his place Shivnand
Singh will contest the election.

PTI