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Mulayam says no to joining UPA


LUCKNOW: Scotching speculations, Samajwadi Party ( SP) chief Mulayam Singh Yadav Monday categorically dismissed reports that his party was going to join the United Progressive Alliance government at the centre.

Amidst growing rumours that

the party had ‘worked out a political arrangement’with the Congress on a ‘quid pro quo’basis, the SP chief held a press conference and laid to rest all speculation in this regard.

‘There is no request from the Congress to join the government, neither is there any request from our side,’the Yadav chieftain said,