BJP and SP candidates filed nominations for the UP Legislative Council by-election
Lucknow. On Monday, two candidates of the BJP and one of the SP filed their nominations for the UP Legislative Council by-elections. BJP candidates Dharmendra Singh Sainthwar and Nirmala Paswan filed their nominations under the leadership of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
Nirmala Paswan has filed nominations for the seat vacated by the death of Ahmed Hassan, Dharmendra Singh Sainthwar, and Thakur Jaiveer Singh’s resignation.
Samajwadi Party candidate Kirti Kol has also filed a nomination. He has filed his nomination under the leadership of SP state president Naresh Uttam Patel. Kirti Kol has filed a nomination for the seat vacated by the death of Ahmed Hassan.
During this, other MLAs including SP MLA Manoj Pandey, and Ravidas Mehrotra were present. Kirti Kol belongs to the tribal community. Kirti Kol appealed for support from Omprakash Rajbhar and said that all the MLAs should help a tribal woman get elected as a member of the Legislative Council.