"Science Student" Akhilesh Yadav's Take On Failed Alliance With Mayawati

Akhilesh Yadav, dumped by Mayawati after their alliance flopped in the national election, sought to explain it away as an experiment that had failed but had exposed weaknesses. Unlike the Bahujan Samaj Party chief, he avoided calling time on the gathbandhan just yet, saying he would consult with his party on the future.