Neerja Chowdhury writes in The Economic Times that older Muslims may feel more comfortable with ‘Maulana Mulayam’. That is why an alliance with the Congress becomes critical for Akhilesh to forge. Not because the GOP has much to offer by way of an organisational structure or the support of specific groups, but because the tieup can be the ‘confidence-building measure’, that ‘X’ factor, that could help the SP consolidate Muslims behind this alliance to take on the BJP.
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Source - Neerja Chowdhury / Economic Times