Mulayam Singh and Akhilesh YadavLucknow: Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav and his son and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav are...
Mulayam Singh and Akhilesh Yadav
Lucknow: Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav and his son and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav are at loggerheads over the candidates' list as no compromise is expected and the party is on the verge of a vertical split.
Both sides are not ready to compromise on the candidates' list, leading to confusion among the party rank and file.
But there are also reports that the Chief Minister could convene a party's national convention to stake claim as the President of the SP within a week.
However, there is no official confirmation on the matter yet.
Sources close to the Chief Minister camp said here today there are several options under consideration which includes calling a national convention of the party.