BSP-SP May Announce Lok Sabha Alliance on Dec 14th
An alliance between the Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections is expected to be announced next month after the result of the assembly elections in five states are declared. Both the parties are likely to announce their political alliance for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections probably on December 14, a senior leader of the SP told UNI last fortnight in New Delhi.
The announcement of the formal alliance could be made either in Lucknow or Delhi by BSP chief Mayawati and SP president Akhilesh Yadav, he said. The date has been chosen as Kharmas is commencing from December 15 and will last till January 15, Makar Sankranti next year. Our SP sources said the alliance will also include Rashtriya Lok Dal and Apna Dal (Krishna Patel faction) and two Lok Sabha seats are proposed to be offered to the Indian National Congress.