SP vows 'issue-based' support to UPA govt

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Ballia, May 15: Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav, who was part of the Third Front tirelessly battling it out against the Congress in the 2009 Lok Sabha Polls, has now said that his party was ready to extend 'issue-based' support to the ruling Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA).

The UPA managed to breeze through the recent cut motion moved against it in the Parliament on Apr 27 with the backing from Samajwadi Party, which has 21 MPs in the Lok Sabha.

“Samajwadi Party will continue to give issue-based support to the UPA government though on people"s issues it will continue to register its protest," Mr Yadav said while speaking to reporters.

On a question regarding the Third Front, Mr Yadav said that he was not making any efforts in this regard and that he was not in talks with any political party over the issue.

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