• The Bharatiya Janata Party, which has been struggling hard to regain its pre-eminent position in Uttar Pradesh, revived the Ram Temple issue promising construction of a grand temple in Ayodhya if voted to power.
  • The BJP’s manifesto for the State Assembly elections brought back the issue which had once propelled the party to the centerstage of national politics.
  • In fact, for the welfare and development of economically weaker sections among the upper castes, the party announced to constitute a Samanya Nirdhan Varg Kalyan Ayog.
  • This commission will be constituted for 50 per cent people of unreserved class, who are socio-economically backward. Arrangement of necessary reservation for them will be made.