In an attempt to put a lid on the controversy over induction of Kushwaha, BJP said that "he is neither in the party nor would he ever be".
Uttar Pradesh BJP leader Ramashish Rai was suspended from the party after he alleged that a deal was struck between some leaders of BJP and Kushwaha.
Day in Pics: 30th October
Showbiz World - October 30, 2014
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