UP CM conducts 2 rallies in GBN
Greater Noida: With 2019 lok sabha elections round the corner, each political party has stepped up while their respective start campaigners have been mulling hard to attract voters by conducting massive rallies. On Sunday, Bhartiya Janata Party, star campaigner Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath conducted two massive rallies in Ghaziabad and Gautam Buddh Nagar District.
While addressing a rally in Bisahda village in Dadri of Greater Noida, Adityanath trained his guns on Congress and SP-BSP alliance.
"Mayawati and Akhilesh Yadav had considered Noida and Greater Noida a jinx during their tenures as chief minister and ignored the development of the region. I have broken that myth and keep visiting the twin cities to monitor the development works," said Adityanath.
He further listed out projects like the Noida-Greater Noida Metro Rail service, the upcoming airport in Jewar in Gautam Buddh Nagar and public welfare schemes like Ayushman Bharat, toilet constructions, Rs 6,000 to marginal farmers, among others, as achievements made under the BJP government.
"We have come here to give you an account of work done by our government. States like Punjab, Haryana and Delhi were also interested in getting the international airport project, which has been bagged by UP and is coming up in Jewar," added Adityanath.
Over the issue of Ram Mandir, the CM targeted the opposition parties saying that they are the biggest hurdle in solving the Ayodhya issue.
"The Congress, Samajwadi Party and the Bahujan Samaj Party have ruled UP for most of the time since Independence and you have seen their politics closely. These parties are the biggest hurdles in getting the matter of ram mandir getting resolved. We don't consider it a disputed site. These people deliberately play with your sentiments," said Adityanath.
Over the situation of
law and order, Adityanath said the earlier the situation in
western up was such that women and girls were worried about safety. "What an embarrasing situation it was and we resolved to provide safety to all women, citizens and traders," he said.
Adityanath appealed the people to "vote for development" and hailed BJP's candidate Mahesh Sharma, saying the union minister worked for his region.
Ghaziabad and Gautam Buddh Nagar go to polls on April 11 during the first leg of the seven-phased elections.