Mu­layam re­vokes Ram Gopal Ya­dav’s ex­pul­sion from SP

Hindustan Times ST (Mumbai) - HT Navi Mumbai Live - - FRONT PAGE - Pankaj Jaiswal let­ters@hin­dus­tan­times.com

The Sa­ma­jwadi Party re­voked the ex­pul­sion of se­nior party leader Ram­gopal Ya­dav, in a move to end a power strug­gle within UP’s rul­ing fam­ily that threat­ens to un­der­mine its chances in state elec­tions next year. The turf war has pit­ted CM Akhilesh Ya­dav against his un­cle Shiv­pal, vir­tu­ally split­ting down the mid­dle a party Akhilesh’s fa­ther and pa­tri­arch Mu­layam Singh is strug­gling to hold to­gether. Ram­gopal, Mu­layam’s first cousin who backs Akhilesh,wa­s­ex­pelled­for­sixyears on Oc­to­ber 23 for al­leged anti-party ac­tiv­i­ties.

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