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Raids at UP Minister Swami Prasad Maurya's home in UP's Badaun

Polling in Badaun Lok Sabha constituency is currently underway in the third phase of the general election on April 23. 


Apr 23, 2019, 11:29 AM IST

Mayawati has become blind in her lust for money: BJP leader Swami Prasad Maurya

Continuing his tirade against Mayawati, BJP leader Swami Prasad Maurya on Tuesday said, the Bahujan Samaj Party has become blind in her lust for money.

Dec 27, 2016, 17:32 PM IST

Mayawati, a 'goddess of corruption': Swami Prasad Maurya

Sharpening his tirade against Mayawati, BJP leader Swami Prasad Maurya Wednesday alleged that the BSP supremo was "goddess of corruption" who auctioned tickets for elections and not the goddess of Dalits.

Aug 10, 2016, 20:38 PM IST

Swami Prasad Maurya joins BJP, says will work to boost party's OBC base in UP

Speaking on the occasion, Padrauna MLA Swami Prasad Maurya said he will work to strengthen BJP's OBC base across the state.

Aug 08, 2016, 09:09 AM IST

Sheila Dikshit is a 'rejected maal': Swami Prasad Maurya

Former Bahujan Samaj Party leader Swami Prasad Maurya has courted a controversy by making a sexist comment on Congress leader Sheila Dikshit.

Aug 04, 2016, 11:40 AM IST

Former BSP leader Swami Prasad Maurya floats new outfit to garner support for September 22 rally

Former BSP leader Swami Prasad Maurya on Sunday floated a new outfit to garner support from like-minded people, especially for a rally to be held here on September 22.

Jul 18, 2016, 00:28 AM IST

Swami Prasad Maurya is a traitor: Mayawati

"The few people who have left BSP are selfish, Swami Prasad Maurya is a traitor," said Mayawati at a press conference after meeting leaders of her party.

Jun 25, 2016, 14:50 PM IST

Swami Prasad Maurya right person in the wrong party: Akhilesh Yadav

Dropping enough hints that Samajwadi Party's doors were open for former BSP leader Swami Prasad Maurya, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday described him as "the right person in the wrong party".

Jun 23, 2016, 14:32 PM IST

Mayawati hits back hard at Swami Prasad Maurya, says 'he has done a huge favour by quitting'

Mayawati accuses Swami Prasad Maurya of being disloyal, says he would have been expelled had he not quit.

Jun 22, 2016, 16:51 PM IST

BSP strongman Swami Prasad Maurya quits party, says Mayawati auctioning tickets

Mayawati is busy making money at the cost of party's ideology, Maurya said.

Jun 22, 2016, 15:34 PM IST

Lawyers' violent protest should be condemned by all: Azam Khan

 The Assembly today took exception to a violent protest by lawyers in the city yesterday with the state government terming it as a serious issue which should be "condemned" by all.

Feb 11, 2016, 16:55 PM IST

Warrant against senior BSP leader

A local court issued a non- bailable warrant against senior BSP leader Swami Prasad Maurya for failing to appear in a case filed against him for allegedly making certain comments on Hindu gods and goddesses.

Dec 02, 2015, 19:55 PM IST

UP Assembly passes Dalit land amendment Bill

Amid strong protest and walkout by Opposition parties, the Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Wednesday passed a Bill that seeks to relax the provisions restricting SCs and STs to sell their land to non-Dalits.

Aug 26, 2015, 20:04 PM IST

Mayawati distances herself from Maurya's statement

BSP chief Mayawati on Monday distanced herself and the party from a controversial statement given by Leader of Opposition Swami Prasad Maurya in which he has asked people not to offer prayers to 'Gauri-Ganesh' at the beginning of any work.

Sep 22, 2014, 15:01 PM IST

UP govt has `failed on all fronts`: BSP

Slamming the Akhilesh Yadav government for "failure on all fronts", BSP today said just changing officials looking after law and order situation would serve no purpose till the chief minister was not clear in his intentions.

Jun 18, 2014, 17:25 PM IST

Azam Khan, Maurya`s banter lightens UP Assembly mood

BJP leader Swami Prasad Maurya was once again caught amidst banter between treasury and opposition in UP assembly with Minister Azam Khan quipping that his name should be included in Guinness book of world records for his knowledge.

Feb 26, 2014, 15:34 PM IST

SP `hell-bent` on taking one-sided legal action: BSP

Condemning the arrest of its legislator in connection with Muzaffarnagar riots, BSP on Sunday alleged that the ruling Samajwadi Party government was "hell-bent" on taking one-sided legal action to save its skin.

Sep 22, 2013, 17:19 PM IST

Opposition criticises SP govt

Opposition on Tuesday criticised the Akhilesh Yadav government for failing to utilise the budget of the ongoing fiscal, alleged deteriorating law and order and lack of development in the state.

Feb 26, 2013, 20:01 PM IST