Friday, June 08, 2007
Mayawati has set new goals for herself - to rule India some day and build a "casteless society".
In an exclusive interview with the print media, She confessed that she looks forward to occupying the highest chair in the country, one day.
Mayawati is confident that the Dalit-Brahmin combination she forged in UP would now attract other important social groups.
Mayawati's father Prabhu Das was a clerk in the Telecommunications department in Delhi, and her mother is Ram Rathi.
She graduated from Kalindi College in Delhi and further studied law at the University of Delhi.
She also holds a Bachelor of Education degree, and was a teacher in Delhi until joining full time politics in 1984.
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