Category Archives: Samajwadi Party

Only women from the affluent classes can get ahead in life, but remember you rural women will never get a chance because you are not that attractive.

Mulayam Singh Yadav addressing a public rally in Barabanki


She is not even beautiful, yet I’ve made her MLC.

Though she is not beautiful, yet she faced lathicharge on behalf of the party. She was made MLC after considering her contribution and works.

Mulayam Singh Yadav, Samajwadi Party speaking about Leelawati Kushwaha during the national convention of his party’s women’s wing

… Bade ghar ki ladkiyan aur mahilaaon ko fayda milega… Humari gaon ki gareeb mahilaaon ko nahin… akarshak nahi hoti… bas itna kahoonga… zyada nahi…

(The Women’s Reservation Bill in its present form would only benefit rich and urban women…our poor and rural women are not attractive…I will not say beyond this).

Mulayam Singh Yadav, Samajwadi Party, Barabanki, November 2012