The Uttar Pradesh government has suspended 13 police personnel for allegedly assaulting a Samajwadi Party candidate during counting of votes polled during local bodies elections on July 24, police said.
Rajmati Nishad, wife of former
BSP minister Jamuna Prasad Nishad and who was expelled from
the BSP, will be the Samajwadi Party`s candidate for the
bye-elections from her husband`s assembly seat in Gorakhpur