Akhilesh opts out of conclave

New Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday opted out of the upcoming ‘India Today’ enclave in New Delhi,saying he had a lot of official work to attend to in the state capital.

Written by Press Trust Of India | Published: March 16, 2012 2:15 am

Lucknow: New Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday opted out of the upcoming ‘India Today’ enclave in New Delhi,saying he had a lot of official work to attend to in the state capital. “I don’t have the time to go,there is so much work to do. There is a Cabinet meeting. We have to take important decisions concerning the government. They are more important than the conclave,” Akhilesh said. The Samajwadi Party leader made these remarks when asked about his plans to attend the two-day event.

Gowda congratulates new CM

Bangalore: Karnataka Chief Minister D V Sadananda Gowda on Thursday congratulated Akhilesh Yadav on his becoming UP Chief Minister. In his greeting to Yadav,Gowda wished him all the best for his future endeavours and hoped Uttar Pradesh would “scale new heights” under his “young and dynamic leadership”. He also congratulated Akhilesh for leading Samajwadi Party to victory in the Assembly polls.

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