Ahead of the parliamentary poll, the most talked about alliance of Samajwadi Party and Bahujan Samaj Party have finally agreed on seat sharing in Uttar Pradesh.
While Samajwadi Part is to contest 37 seats, the other party will take up BJP’s challenge in 38 seats of Uttar Pradesh in the Lok Sabha poll.
While announcing the alliance earlier, the two parties had said they will contest from 38 constituencies each out of the 80 in the state.
The two parties named the seats distributed among them in a statement signed by SP president Akhilesh Yadav and BSP chief Mayawati.
The 37 seats in the SP quota include Kairana, Moradabad, Sambhal, Rampur, Mainpuri, Firozabad, Badaun, Bareilly, Lucknow, Etawah, Kanpur, Kannauj,
Jhansi, Banda, Allahabad, Kaushambi, Phulpur, Faizabad, Gonda, Gorakhpur, Azamgarh, Varanasi and Mirzapur.
The BSP will contest from Saharanpur, Bijnor, Nagina, Aligarh, Agra, Fatehpur Sikri, Dhaurahara, Sitapur, Sultanpur, Pratapgarh, Kaiserganj, Basti,
Salempur, Jaunpur, Bhadohi and Deoria, among other constituencies.