Former Samajwadi party General Secretary Ram Gopal Yadav on Friday retaliated after party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav expelled him and current chief minister Akhilesh Yadav for indiscipline.
In defiance to his father and party chief, Akhilesh on Thursday issued a parallel list of candidates to ensure spot for his loyalists in the upcoming state assembly elections.
Here are the highlights from the press conference of ram Gopal Yadav held on Friday:
#Upcoming elections will make it clear who does how much for the people in this party: Ram Gopal Yadav
#They say we do not contribute to the party but when they need someone to go and talk to non-Yadav and poor people, they always need me: Ram Gopal Yadav
#Calling the meeting was constitutional, but firing two of us was not: Ram Gopal Yadav
#Netaji (Mulayam Singh Yadav) is not aware of party's constitution: Ram Gopal Yadav
#It's unconstitutional to expel someone without listening to them just hours after issuing show-cause notice-Ram Gopal Yadav on his expulsion
#This is unconstitutional as both of us were expelled 2 hours after they gave the notice & without listening to our answers: Ram Gopal Yadav
In a shocking development amid the Yadav family feud, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday expelled his son Akhilesh Yadav from the party. Mulayam has also expelled his brother Ram Gopal Yadav from the Samajwadi Party. (Read full story here)