Jayant Chaudhary has been nominated as the joint candidate for Rajya Sabha for the alliance of the Samajwadi Party and the Rashtriya Lok Dal.
The Samajwadi Party has announced its third Rajya Sabha candidate, Jayant Choudhary.
In December 2021, before of the UP Assembly elections in 2022, the SP and RLD declared their partnership.
Congress Leader Kapil Sibal Resigns Backed By SP
On May 16, Congress heavyweight Kapil Sibal resigned from the party and submitted a Rajya Sabha nomination as an Independent with the Samajwadi Party’s support. “With the help of SP, I filed my nomination as an Independent candidate,” he stated.
Akhilesh Yadav, the leader of the Samajwadi Party, said, “Kapil Sibal submitted his nomination today. With the backing of the SP, he will be elected to the Rajya Sabha. Two additional guests are welcome to visit the House. A distinguished lawyer, Kapil Sibal, is a member of the Supreme Court of India. In Parliament, he has done a good job of presenting his views. We’re hoping he’ll present both SP’s and his own perspectives.”