BSP CHIEF MAYAWATI SAYS HER PARTY WILL LAUNCH STIR AGAINST ANTI-DALIT’ STAND OF BJP :

Days after quitting Parliament, BSP chief Mayawati  said her party would launch a state-wide programme from September 18 to protest the “anti-Dalit” stand of the BJP. She said as she had resigned from the Rajya Sabha on July 18 “not being allowed to speak the on anti-Dalit violence in Uttar Pradesh’s Saharanpur”, a conference of workers would be held on the 18th of every month beginning September.  Every month, party workers from two UP divisions would hold programmes in which she would also participate. The agitational programme, beginning from Meerut, would continue till June next “to expose the BJP”. She announced the programme after holding a strategy session with party MPs, legislators and other leaders in New Delhi. The September date was decided as the monsoon would be over by then. BSP supremo Mayawati’s resignation from the Rajya Sabha was accepted today by chairman Hamid Ansari, a senior official of the Upper House said. The 61-year-old had on Wednesday resigned from the RS, accusing the BJP and the Chair of not allowing her to raise the issue of “anti-Dalit violence” in Uttar Pradesh in the House.  Rediff.com : 24th. July,17

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