Lucknow: The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati advised her SP counterpart Mulayam Singh Yadav to quit active politics and retire.
Mayawati sharpened her attack on the ruling Samajwadi party in Uttar Pradesh which is facing political crises now days, the BSP chief advised Mulayam to retire from active politics.
Referring to the ongoing power struggle within the SP, the former UP Chief Minister said that if what was being said was true about Akhilesh’s rebellion against his father, then Mulayam should take ‘sanyas’.
In a statement issued after a meeting of coordinators, the BSP chief raised questions over the authenticity of the ‘power struggle’ being reported widely.
However, she added, if true, Mulayam should immediately retire from active politics and not be influenced by ‘putra moh’ (love for his son).