Yogi to Reach out to People With Info on Welfare Steps
New Delhi: The first Independence Day celebration in Uttar Pradesh under BJP’s Yogi Adityanath government is set to be a more elaborate affair than just unfurling the national flag. All district magistrates have been told to hold public meetings to tell people about more than 100 welfare steps taken by the new government and launch of the farm loan waiver exercise from August 15. The welfare steps listed out by st at e chief secretary Rajiv Kumar in a communiqué to all DMs include 12 lakh men being checked by U P ’s a nt i - Ro - meo squads, the state seeking ₹ 2,000 crore from the Centre for or g a ni si ng t he Ard h Kumbh in Allahabad next year, 2.77 lakh traders in UP being registered under the goods and services tax, and renaming of the Mughalsarai urban body after RSS ideolo g ue Pa nd it De e nd aya l Upadhyaya.
The welfare steps listed include 12 lakh men checked by UP’s anti-Romeo squads