Locals say Akhilesh has been a good CM, BJP backers swear by PM
Babina | Jhansi: BSP appears to be in a strong position in three out of the four seats of Jhansi. BJP is its main opponent in Jhansi Nagar and SP may put up a good show in Mauranipur and Garautha. In Babina, the contest seems to be between the BJP and SP.
SPhadearlierfinalisedthenameof Shyam Sunder, an ex-MLC, as its Babina candidate, but after the feud in SP’s first family, Akhilesh Yadav gave the ticket to Yashpal Yadav, son of local strongman Chanderpal. Chanderpal, SP national treasurer since the inception of the party, is a Rajya Sabha member. He contested and lost the LS polls in 2014 to Uma Bharati from Jhansi. Chanderpal,