After registering landslide victory in the Uttar Pradesh assembly polls, Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav meets Governor BL Joshi to stake his claim for government formation.

The SP won 224 seats out of 403 paving the way for formation of new government. Mulayam was accompanied with his son Akhilesh Yadav, who was instrumental in party’s good showing in assembly polls.