I still stand with Akhilesh Yadav because of Mulayam: Amar Singh

Photo of senior Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh.

Lucknow: Senior Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh today said that he still stands beside with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav just because of Mulayam Singh Yadav.

Amar Singh expressed disappointment over Akhilesh Yadav’s ‘dalali’ comment made against him. Singh said that when entire Yadav famiyl was against Akhilesh’s marriage to Dimple Yadav, it was Singh who stood by him.

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Amar Singh reminded Akhilesh that it was him who stood by Akhilesh when the entire Yadav family was against the marriage between Akhilesh and Dimple Yadav.

Speaking to the media, Amar Singh said, “I am hurt by his words. There is no photo of his wedding where this ‘dalal’ is not there. When his family was opposing his marriage, I was the only one supporting him.”

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He further said, “I may not be with CM Akhilesh, but I will always be with Mulayam Singh Yadav’s son Akhilesh. The father of the SP and the Chief Minister are the same, and God stands as a testimony that whenever I spoke to Netaji, it was in favour of Akhilesh, Netaji also knows this truth,” said Singh.

Singh said, “When I was struggling for life and undergoing a dialysis, Netaji had come to meet me and he said there was a discussion on the issue of state president and when Akhilesh Yadav replaced Shivpal Yadav as the UP SP president, even then I was blamed for it.”

Emotional Singh responded to the allegation of ‘dalal’, “When his (Akhilesh’s) family was opposing his marriage, I was the only who stood by him, but today I am hurt by his words. There is no photo of his wedding, where this ‘dalal’ is not there.”

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He added, “If my ‘bali’ (sacrifice) can solve the problem, I am ready for it.”

Singh also rejected reports of him having allegedly called UP CM as Aurangzeb and SP Chief as Shahjahan.


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