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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is seen in this file photo. The former Congress president cited a media report on the murder of a Dalit village head to hit out at the Uttar Pradesh government.(PTI Photo)

Jungle raj of caste-based violence, rape at peak in UP: Rahul Gandhi

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Meenakshi Ray | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2020 02:16 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi tweeted about Satyamev Jayate aka Pappu Ram, who was shot dead by three motorcycle-borne men last Friday in Azamgarh’s Bansgaon.
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Firaq’s ancestral house in Banwarpar village of Gorakhpur.(Hindustan Times)
Firaq’s ancestral house in Banwarpar village of Gorakhpur.(Hindustan Times)

Lok Sabha elections 2019:Voters want Firaq’s Bansgaon to be declared a district

By Abdul Jasdid | Hindustan Times, Gorakhpur
UPDATED ON MAY 15, 2019 07:18 PM IST
Basgaon is a reserved constituency and the second Lok Sabha seat of Gorakhpur district
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People queue up to cast their vote at a polling booth in Uttar Pradesh.(AP)
People queue up to cast their vote at a polling booth in Uttar Pradesh.(AP)

Bansgaon Election Results 2019: The UP constituency is under BJP

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2019 11:56 AM IST
Reserved for members of Scheduled Castes, the Bharatiya Janata Party has won the Basgaon Lok Sabha seat five times since 1991, except in 1999 and 2004.
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