Lucknow: Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister
and BSP supremo Mayawati on Tuesday alleged cases of harassment of
the poor by anti-social elements were on the rise under
Samajwadi Party rule in the state.
The BSP president, who convened a meeting of senior party
leaders and office bearers, asked her party men to protest the
alleged harassment of the poor by anti-social and criminal
elements enjoying protection of SP, party sources said.
Mayawati issued directives to her partymen for further
strengthening the organisation and expanding its base.
BSP decided on candidates for three out of the 13
legislative council seats elections for which would be held,
the sources said.
The names of the candidates would be disclosed soon, they