Mayawati has accused Samajwadi party and Bhartiya Janta Party for conspiring to lead to Muzaffarnagar riots. She said that BJP and SP want communal tensions to prevail in the state before elections. She has accused SP of failing to act on time in order to control the situation and has said that it is futile of SP to blame others now. She also said that life of people in Uttar Pradesh has become really difficult since the Samajwadi Party-led government’s rule.
In the run upto 2014 elections, BJP and SP are trying to give Lok Sabha elections a communal colour, said she. She also said that people will not ever forgive the union government if President’s rule is not imposed in Uttar Pradesh. She also held the UP) government responsible for increase in crime against women and the communal situation.
She has termed the recent incidents in UP as a constitutional crisis in the state. She said that she has spoke to the Governor in this regard two months ago but nothing happened. This time too, she claims that she has written to the Governor and his response is awaited.