Mayank Joshi, son of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, Rita Bahuguna Joshi, joined the Samajwadi Party (SP) at an election rally in Azamgarh on Saturday. SP national president Akhilesh Yadav himself got Mayank Joshi the membership of the party.
Akhilesh Yadav while addressing a rally in Azamgarh said, “Mayank Joshi, son of Bharatiya Janata Party MP Rita Bahuguna Joshi, has joined the Samajwadi Party today . I welcome and warmly thank him.”
Akhilesh added, “His (Mayank) arrival will boost the morale of the party leaders. No one can stop the formation of the SP government in Uttar Pradesh.”
Let us tell you that a few days ago, Mayank Joshi, son of Rita Bahuguna Joshi, met Akhilesh Yadav. The picture of this meeting was shared by the SP chief himself. Since then there were speculations that Mayank Joshi may join the SP.