New Delhi: A non-cognizable offence information report has been registered against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Lok Sabha candidate Jaya Prada for reportedly saying, “Considering the comments Azam Khan makes against me, Mayawati Ji, you must think unki x-ray jaisi aankhein aapke upar bhi kaha-kaha daal kar dekhengi ( You mut think where all Azam Khan’s will lay his X-ray like eyes on you).”
Notably, Jaya Prada was taking a jibe at Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan for making derogatory remarks on her against her a few days ago. Azam Khan, at an election rally, without taking any names, had said, “People of Rampur, people of Uttar Pradesh and people of India, it took you 17 years to understand her reality. But, I could recognize it in 17 days that she wears khaki underwear. (Rampur waalo, Uttar Pradesh waalo, Hindustan waalo, usski asliyat samajhne mein aapko 17 baras lag gaye. Main 17 dinon mein pehchaan gaya ki inke neeche kaa jo underwear hai, woh khaki rang kaa hai).”
Earlier in the day, Abdullah – son of Azam Khan also took an apparent dig at Jaya Prada, and referred the actor-turned-politician as ‘Anarkali’, Abdullah said that the BJP leader would be rejected by people in Rampur parliamentary constituency.
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On January 12, once-arch rivals Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Saturday announced their tie-up in Uttar Pradesh for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, sharing 38 seats each and keeping the Congress out of the alliance.
Actor-turned-politician Jaya Prada, is contesting Lok Sabha election 2019 on a BJP ticket from Rampur.