Tahlka News Desk
Lucknow: Uttar pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath Yogi today addressed the state assembly for the first time after having the oath ceremony as CM. Addressing in Vidhan Sabha cm yogi said that no community in the state would be discriminated against as the government and the opposition will work united, towards public welfare.
He also congratulated Independent MLA, Hriday Narayan Dixit on becoming the speaker of UP assembly. He then spoke to the BJP MLAs and ministers in the state and on their use of the red light on government vehicles. He said the use of red light is not for personal use its provided for official purposes. Adityanath acknowledged that these leaders were in charge of the 22 crore people of Uttar Pradesh and thus the public representatives must use the power and privilege allotted to them by the government with care and caution.
He further added that no family or friends of these government officials, ministers, MLAs etc would interfere in the government activities in the state. Before coming to the Vidhan Sabha for the address, the CM had met with all BJP leaders and asked them not to strongarm the police or the public.
The police have also been asked to stay away from commenting on social media. Although certain promises such as the ban on illegal slaughterhouses and the introduction of 'Anti-Romeo' squads have received a mixed response from the public. All the slaughterhouse owners in the state have gone on an indefinite strike after the government implemented the ban. Similarly, the Anti-Romeo squads have been accused of moral policing despite senior police officials' repeated warnings.