Hope BJP rises above politics of 'shamshan-kabristan' and bring development in UP, Uttarakhand: Congress

Accepting people's verdict in Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, the Congress Party on Saturday said that it hopes that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will rise above politics of shamshan-kabristan and work towards bringing development and brotherhood. "We hope that BJP will rise above politics of shamsaan-kabristaan and work towards development," said Congress leader Randeep Surjewala. He added that the Congress will play a guard's role in both the states while its leaders will also introspect the causes behind their defeat.