Eid-ul-Fitr 2017: Akhilesh Yadav questions Yogi Adityanath's absence from Lucknow Eidgahs
SP leader and former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav took a swipe at Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for not visiting the eidgah here on the occasion of Eid.
Lucknow: SP leader and former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday took a swipe at Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for not visiting the eidgah here on the occasion of Eid.
It has been a regular feature of chief ministers in Uttar Pradesh to visit an eidgah on the occasion of Eid. "I am an ousted chief minister and I am here. Whey he has not come, he should tell," Akhilesh told reporters in Lucknow.
To a question, Akhilesh advised the Centre to "control the situation in Kashmir".
A Bench headed by Justice Rohinton F Nariman had given an ultimatum to the Uttar Pradesh government on Friday to either "reconsider" its decision or the court will pass orders.
The apex court's direction came after the state government told the bench that it has decided to hold a symbolic Kanwar Yatra with appropriate COVID restrictions
Asaduddin Owaisi had earlier announced that AIMIM will contest 100 seats in Uttar Pradesh polls scheduled early next year