BSP to contest Karnataka assembly elections, says Mayawati

Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Monday announced that BSP will contest the upcoming Karnataka Assembly elections. Taking to Twitter, Mayawati said, “BSP will contest elections alone on its own strength in Karnataka assembly elections to be held soon. Names of 60 per cent candidates were finalized in an important meeting held in Delhi” “The list of selected BSP candidates will be released locally soon. Along with this, the state unit has been given strict instructions that in the remaining assembly seats, most of the party’s dedicated and hardworking workers should be promoted and fielded in the election,” she added.