Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Wednesday announced that her party will not form an alliance with the Congress for the upcoming Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh elections.
Criticising the Congress, Mayawati said, "Congress, like the BJP, is conspiring to finish off our (BSP) party."
While announcing her decision, Mayawati lashed out at Congress leader Digvijay Singh and called him a BJP agent.
Congress leaders like Digvijaya Singh do not wish for a Congress- BSP alliance. They are afraid of agencies like ED, CBI: Mayawati to ANI pic.twitter.com/d4KmRzM93Y— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) October 3, 2018
Digvijaya Singh who is also a BJP agent is giving statements that Mayawati ji has a lot of pressure from Centre so she doesn't want this alliance. This is baseless: BSP Chief Mayawati to ANI pic.twitter.com/4tEQStqpyt— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) October 3, 2018
She, however, said that Rahul and Sonia Gandhi's intentions were honest and accused some Congress leaders of trying to "sabotage" the alliance.
I feel that Sonia Gandhi & Rahul Gandhi's intentions for Congress-BSP alliance are honest. However some Congress leaders are sabotaging this : BSP Chief Mayawati to ANI pic.twitter.com/KNZyCgD0rX— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) October 3, 2018
They (Congress) are getting arrogant & are under misconception that they can defeat BJP on their own but the ground reality is that people haven't forgiven Congress party for their mistakes&corruption...They don't seem to be ready to rectify themselves: BSP chief Mayawati to ANI pic.twitter.com/sjdOMaKN4c— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) October 3, 2018
In Chhattisgarh, Mayawati has formed an alliance with Ajit Jogi's Janta Congress Chhattisgarh.