13 policemen suspended for assaulting SP candidate

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.

Jailed SP candidate barred from voting

Jailed Samajwadi Party candidate from
Chandpur, Sherbaz Pathan has been barred from casting his vote
by a local court.

Case against SP candidate for violating model code

Banners and flags had been put up at several places during the road show in the area which had also witnessed traffic jams.

Nishad`s wife is SP candidate for Pipraich

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
district.