Lucknow, Oct. 21 -- The Samajwadi Party (SP) released the list of its star campaigners for the UP assembly polls on seven seats. The names that figure on the list include chief patron of the party, Mulayam Singh Yadav who is currently undergoing Covid treatment in a private hospital in Gurgaon and national general secretary, Azam Khan who is currently behind bars.

The by-polls are scheduled on seven seats on November 3. Meanwhile, Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday alleged that fed up with the BJP government misrule in Uttar Pradesh, people were 'forced' to immolate themselves in front of the Vidhan Bhawan to get justice as their voices went unheard.

Since July, four self-immolation bids have taken place at the spot, of which two women succumbed ...