On completion of 25 years Samajwadi Party is celebrating silver jubilee at Janeshwar Mishra Park, Lucknow. Forgetting ongoing bitterness CM Akhilesh Yadav touched Chacha Shivpal Yadav’s feet, while Lalu Prasad held Shivpal’s hand to give blessings to Akhilesh. Lalu Prasad on the occasion said, “Like Bihar we will shoo away BJP from Uttar Pradesh also ,” hinting towards grand alliance in Uttar Pradesh assembly elections.
It is noteworthy that big leaders of RLD, RJD, JDS, JDU and INLD (Indian National Lok Dal) participated in the silver jubilee programme. On the occasion Lalu gifted swords to Akhilesh and Shivpal and the duo were seen in long conversation with each other on the dais. Other prominent leaders present on the event are H.D Dewegowda, Ajit Singh, Ram Jethmalani and KC Tyagi.
Mulayam Singh Yadav has announced that he will campaign for Samajwadi Party and also for Congress.