Lucknow: Nishad votes have a lot of importance in UP politics. Realizing this, every political party is trying to cultivate the Nishads in their own way. While BJP has tied up with Dr. Sanjay Nishad’s Nishad Party, Samajwadi Party is also taking forward its Nishad leaders. Meanwhile, Vikas Insaan Party of Bihar is also looking ready to enter the battle of UP.
This time the party has decided to field its candidates on those seats which have a significant impact of Nishad votes. To implement this strategy, party founder Mukesh Sahni is camping in UP. He has come to Lucknow on a six-day visit. All the office bearers of Uttar Pradesh’s Purvanchal of Vikas Insaan Party (VIP) met. It was decided in the meeting that the party would consider fielding candidates in 76 of the 165 Vidhan Sabhas identified in the upcoming Vidhan Sabha Elections. Party’s national spokesperson Dev Jyoti told these things to the media.
In the meeting with the office bearers of Purvanchal, the seats and candidate selection were discussed. A large number of interested candidates have applied to the party in Gorakhpur, Varanasi, Ballia, and Sultanpur districts. Mukesh Sahni said that wherever the Nishad community will be united in the upcoming assembly elections, no one can stop it from forming the government in the state.