Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and Samajwadi party leader Akhilesh Yadav has said his party could win 400 assembly seats in the upcoming 2022 state assembly elections.
“Seeing the disappointment with the BJP government, (it looks) the people of Uttar Pradesh can win our party 400 seats in the next 2022 polls,” Yadav said.
Mr. Yadav, while interacting with reporters in Kanpur Dehat district, said the goal of the Samajwadi party was to remove the Bharatiya Janata party government from the state.
Referring to the planned inauguration of an international airport in Kushinagar district by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 20, the former chief minister claimed that the airport was built by the Samajwadi party government and that the BJP was trying to take credit for it.
“The airport which is inaugurated was built by the Samajwadi party. Changing color, putting your name on the work of others It has launched a new culture in the politics of the BJP,” said the head of the SP.
Party leader Samajwadi is currently holding a “Vijay Rath Yatra” in the state ahead of next year’s parliamentary elections.
In the 2017 parliamentary elections, the BJP won a landslide victory by winning 312 seats in the Assembly. The party won a 39.67 percent vote share in the election for the 403-member Assembly. The Samajwadi Party (SP) won 47 seats, the BSP won 19 while the Congress could only win seven seats.
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