Samajwadi Party releases another list of 6 candidates for UP elections
Lucknow: Samajwadi Party (SP) on Sunday released another list of six candidates for the Uttar Pradesh Elections 2017.
The list was released by SP state president Naresh Uttam. Among the declared candidates include Laxman Gupta who has replaced the SP rebel MLA Narad Rai from Ballia Nagar constituency.
The Akhilesh Yadav-led party has so far announced list of 346 candidates for the 403-member Assembly, while according to their pre-poll alliance pact with Congress, they can only field their candidates on 298-seats. Being the smaller ally of the alliance, Congress has got 105 seats.
Hence, will have to withdraw their 48 candidates to accommodate Congress.