Lucknow: The AIMIM on Friday supplied to subject gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari within the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Meeting polls, hours after the Bahujan Samaj Get together (BSP) denied ticket to him.
Earlier within the day, BSP supremo Mayawati stated her celebration will make efforts to not subject ‘bahubali’ (strongmen) or mafia candidates within the upcoming polls and introduced that Ansari, who’s lodged in a jail in Banda, won’t be given a ticket from Mau once more.
The All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen’s (AIMIM) nationwide spokesperson Syed Asim Waqar stated the celebration’s doorways are open for Ansari.
“If Ansari needs to contest the election, the doorways of AIMIM are open for him. We are going to give him a ticket and guarantee his victory additionally,” he informed PTI.
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Waqar requested different Muslims additionally to not “buy tickets” from every other political celebration as they are going to guarantee their defeat even after taking cash from them.
“Votes of their communities (different events) don’t switch to Muslims. I ask Muslims who need to contest elections to return and be part of AIMIM. The celebration will give them tickets,” he stated.
Mayawati introduced the title of BSP state president Bhim Rajbhar from the Mau seat, presently represented by Ansari.
On September 7, jailed gangster and former MP Atiq Ahmad and his spouse had joined AIMIM in presence of its chief Asaduddin Owaisi.
Whereas Ahmad’s spouse Shaista Praveen joined the AIMIM at a press convention, he joined the brand new celebration in absentia.
Defending his determination to induct Ahmad, who has a number of legal instances lodged in opposition to him, AIMIM’s chief Asaduddin Owaisi had stated that some BJP leaders have been additionally dealing with legal instances.