COM­ING UP 2017

The Economic Times - - Pure Politics -

pelled by the then UP SP chief Shiv­pal Yadav from party. Apart from his, SP has given ticket to mafia don Ab­hay Singh from Go­saiganj and Anand Sen from Bika­pur. Both have a good chance of win­ning, say lo­cals, con­sid­er­ing the clout. Mus­lims of Faiz­abad seem to be veer­ing to­wards the BSP that has fielded 31-year old Bazmee Sid­diqui. This is for the first time a Mus­lim is con­test­ing from a main party. “SP ne sirf naam diya hai, kaam toh kuch kiya nahi hai (they say they do work for us but they haven’t). Grave­yards in many vil­lages are with­out boundary even af­ter five years, “said Subair Mo­hammed, a shop owner.

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