Pratapgarh. SP’s public meeting in Pratapgarh of UP became the arena of political battle. Half a dozen contenders for the assembly ticket were sitting on the stage and they were beaten up. In this beating, even the clothes of potential candidates were torn. In the public meeting of SP, their own leaders blew up socialism. During the public meeting, supporters of former cabinet minister Shivakant Ojha started beating SP leaders and former MLAs by running on the stage.
This case is of Mirzapur Chaurahi area of Raniganj Kotwali. A huge public meeting was organized by SP here today. Former cabinet minister RK Chaudhary also attended this public meeting as the chief guest. But for the 2022 Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, the supporters of former minister Shivakant Ojha thrashed a dozen SPs, including former MLA Shyed Ali and SP leader Brijesh Yadav. This beating continued on the stage of the public meeting, during which an atmosphere of panic was created. SP ticket contenders and beaten up leaders left the spot by boycotting the public meeting raising slogans. Arms were also waved during the ruckus in the public meeting.
Actually this whole ruckus started after former MLA Shyed Ali admonishing former minister Shivakant Ojha from the stage. After listening to the advice, Shivakant himself reached Shayad Ali, then he signaled to his supporters and got the SP leaders beaten up. The beating SP leaders and ticket claimants saved their lives by jumping from platform to platform and ran away.
SP leader Brijesh Yadav, who is seeking ticket from Raniganj assembly, has alleged that on the stage of the public meeting, former minister Shivakant made a lot of hooliganism. He ran and ran and was beaten on the stage. Even their clothes were torn. He demanded the expulsion of former minister Shivakant Ojha from the SP party. At the same time, Shivakant Ojha said that some talk has happened on the stage. All this happens among the workers. No one has been assaulted.