Loktantrik Janata Dal

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Loktantrik Janata Dal
Abbreviation LJD
Leader Sharad Yadav
President Dilip Singh
Founder Sharad Yadav
Founded 18 May 2018 (21 months ago) (2018-05-18)
Split from Janata Dal (United)
Headquarters H.No. 861 P, Sector-15, Part–II, Gurugram, Gurgaon district, Haryana - 122001
Ideology Socialism[1]
Political position Centre-left
ECI Status Registered Unrecognized Party
Alliance Federal Front (2019–Present)

The Loktantrik Janata Dal (LJD) is a political party in India launched by Sharad Yadav in May 2018[4][5][6] The party was formed after Yadav parted ways from Janata Dal (United), due to its alliance with Bharatiya Janata Party in Bihar.[7][8][9]

Merger with Bahujan Mukti Party

A merger with Bahujan Mukti Party (founded on 6 December 2012) was proposed but was called off.[10] and was set up as a political wing of All India Backward (SC, ST, OBC) and Minority Communities Employees' Federation (BAMCEF).[11][12] V. L. Matang is the current President of the Bahujan Mukti party.[11][12][13][14][15][16][17][18][19]

See also


  1. ^ "Loktantrik Janata Dal with Sharad Yadav as mentor to be formally launched on May 18". The Financial Express. 16 May 2018. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  2. ^ "What is there in a Name? There is a lot in the Name". velivada. 30 April 2018. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  3. ^ "Sharad Yadav's Show Of Strength With Opposition Parties Tomorrow". NDTV.com. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  4. ^ "Ex-Janata Dal Member Sharad Yadav Launches 'Loktantrik Janata Dal" Party". NDTV.com. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  5. ^ "Sharad Yadav launches Loktantrik Janata Dal". The Indian Express. 19 May 2018. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  6. ^ "Sharad Yadav formed new party: Nitish Kumar faction tells HC". hindustan times. 5 July 2018. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  7. ^ "Sharad Yadav's Rajya Sabha Membership Cancelled After JD(U) Petition". NDTV.com. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  8. ^ "LJD to be part of anti-BJP 'grand alliance' for Lok Sabha polls: Sharad Yadav - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 7 August 2018.
  9. ^ "Eyeing votes in Rajasthan, Sharad Yadav to hold rally in Jaipur". dna. 2 August 2018. Retrieved 7 August 2018.
  10. ^ Daily Excelsior BMP launched
  11. ^ a b Muslim Mirror. ‘Save constitution’ and ‘Save nation’ A massive rally by Bahujan Mukti Party
  12. ^ a b Pune Mirror. Anna supporter quits TMC, goes the BMP way
  13. ^ The Indian Express. Debutant party says will field German Bakery convict Baig
  14. ^ Economic Times. BSP founder Kanshi Ram’s Bahujan group Bamcef plans to contest 400 Lok Sabha seats
  15. ^ webindia123. BMP to field German Bakery blast convict from Aurangabad LS seat
  16. ^ "Sharad Yadav pitches for BJP versus all in MP". Deccan Herald. 31 July 2018. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  17. ^ "Dalit outfit Bahujan Mukti Party merges with Sharad Yadav's LJD". Eenadu English Portal. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  18. ^ "Dalit Based Bahujan Mukti Party To Merge With Sharad Yadav's Party". NDTV.com. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
  19. ^ "Bahujan Mukti Party Merges With Loktantrik Janata Dal Party". Getty Images. Retrieved 3 August 2018.

External links

  • Official website
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