The resignation of state Labour Minister Maurya has come as a jolt to the ruling BJP in poll-bound Uttar Pradesh.
It will carry out an extensive public contact programme to reach out to the people belonging to various castes with the message that "all Hindus are one".
Eight BJP MLAs, including three ministers, have resigned over the past three days.
Maurya, an influential OBC leader, had resigned from the Yogi Adityanath cabinet on Tuesday.
Maurya is widely expected to join the Samajwadi Party but has not made a formal declaration. The SP, however, welcomed him to their fold, even sharing a...
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