Ranchi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Dayashankar Singh who was expelled from the party for six years for making an abusive remark, on BSP supremo Mayawati was seen at a temple at Jharkhand’s Deoghar temple on July 24.
Expelled BJP leader Dayashankar Singh last seen at Jharkhand's Deoghar temple on July 24th. pic.twitter.com/CIUHtZoU6S
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Hitting on BJP over the same, Mayawati said that Singh is in Jharkhand which is ruled by BJP and that the party is shielding him.
A local court has issued a non-bailable warrant against Singh for passing abusive remarks in Mayawati.
Dayashankar Singh was expelled from the party for attacking Mayawati by saying that she sells tickets based on the amount that is paid to her and that even a prostitute is better than her. Following which Mayawati raised the matter in Rajya Sabha soon after which he was removed from his post.
His remarks also led to strong protests by thousands of BSP supporters in Lucknow who demanded his arrest.
The remark was also condemned by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Rajya Sabha.