In what can draw further flak for Samajwadi Party, Abhishek Mishra, a minister in Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav’s Cabinet on Saturday said that `deployment of constable behind every woman in the state is practically impossible`.
A day after prominent Samajwadi Party leaders gave weird arguments on the rising incidents of rape in the Uttar Pradesh, anther member of the ruling party Mohsin Khan has come forward with yet another insensitive statement on the issue, saying rapes are natural in such a big state.
Amid all-round attack on Akhilesh Yadav government over rape incidents, SP leaders Wednesday gave weird arguments, saying sometimes when relationship between girls and boys come out in open, it is "termed as rape".
The Samajwadi Party on Monday replaced its candidates, including a minister, for two Lok Sabha seats from Uttar Pradesh and announced its nominee for Robertsganj Parliamentary constituency in the state.
Amid reports that CBI is likely to close ‘disproportionate assets’ case against SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and his son Akhilesh, party leader Ramgopal Yadav on Monday said that there was no such case against them.