Naresh Agarwal

Lucknow: The newly-inducted Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Naresh Agarwal has apologised for passing derogatory remarks against veteran Bollywood actor and Samajwadi Party leader Jaya Bachchan. Talking to media on Tuesday, Agarwal said, “Media gave a wrong angle to my statement. All I can say is that I didn’t intend to hurt anyone. I express …

New Delhi: In controversial remarks that were later expunged, Samajwadi Party leader Naresh Agarwal on Wednesday linked the names of Hindu Gods with alcohol, sparking protest by the BJP in the Rajya Sabha. The ruling members objected to the comments which Agarwal withdrew and apologised. He had initially refused to apologize to the “contractors of the …

There is no clear signal yet on the pre-alliance talk between the Congress and the Samajwadi Party. While the party vice-president Kiranmoy Nanda indicated that the talk is over, Rajya Sabha member Naresh Agrawal dismissed it saying “it is his personal opinion. The new national president of the party is yet deciding on the issue".

Samajwadi Party's Rajya Sabha member Naresh Agarwal, however, has tried to set aside rumours regarding the parties not joining hands. The RS member of SP, contradicting Nanda's statement said, "What Kiranmoy Nanda said about Congress alliance is his personal opinion. National President Akhilesh Yadav will take a final decision

Lucknow: In defiance to the party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and ‘newly appointed’ Samajwadi Party national president Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday named Naresh Uttam as the ‘state party chief’. In repartee, Mulayam removed two generals secretaries Kironmoy Nanda and Naresh Agarwal from the party on the charge of anti-party activities. Nanda …