Ahead of assembly polls, two rebel Congress, BSP MLAs join BJP in Uttar Pradesh

Aditi Singh, 34-year old MLA from Congress bastion Raebareli and Bandana Singh, sitting MLA from Sagdi in Samajwadi Party stronghold Azamgarh joined the BJP boosting its future prospects in the two districts as well as adding to the party's women appeal. BJP had won two of six seats in Raebareli and one out of nine seats of Azamgarh in 2017 polls.