Shivpal Yadav forms political front, announces pact with Apna Dal, Peace Party

While addressing a press conference ahead of the Lok Sabha polls in Uttar Pradesh's Lucknow on Tuesday, Pragatisheel Samajwadi Party-Lohia (PSP-L) founder Shivpal Singh Yadav said, "We have formed Progressive Democratic Alliance (PDA) with Peace Party, Ittehad-e-Millat Council (IMC), Rashtriya Krantikari Samajwadi Party, former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader Sunil Singh, Krishna Patel's faction of Apna Dal." "She (Krishna Patel of Apna Dal) has given me the support. I have a letter for the same. I welcome her," he added.