Give income, asset details in 15 days, Yogi Adityanath to ministers

He gave this direction to his ministers at the first introductory meeting soon after assuming office.

By: PTI | Lucknow | Published:March 19, 2017 9:29 pm
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Sending a strong message against corruption on day one, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Sunday asked all his ministers to provide details of their income, moveable and immoveable assets within 15 days. He gave this direction to his ministers at the first introductory meeting soon after assuming office.

“As uprooting corruption is the main agenda of our party, the CM in his first introductory meeting with his ministers directed them to give details of their income, moveable and immoveable properties with 15 days to the (party) organisation as well as the secretary (to CM),” cabinet minister Srikant Sharma said.

He added that the chief minister also emphasised on “coordination” between government and the BJP organisation.

It was also decided to train new legislators and devise ways as to how they can remain connected with the electorate.

On portfolios, Sharma said that no decision has been taken in this regard as of now and the chief minister will decide it later.

Earlier Adityanath told mediapersons that his government will follow ‘sabka saath sabka vikas’ agenda and claimed that the previous governments were corruption-ridden because of which the state had suffered.

“In past 15 years, UP lacked in race of development as previous governments indulged in corruption, nepotism and failed on the law and order front due to which people were affected,” he said.

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  1. A
    Mar 19, 2017 at 8:42 pm
    Did the elected MPs in Goa and Manipur not belonging to Congress or BJP came over to support BJP in formation of govt when they had less number of seats than Congress for NOTHING???lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;It is well known money is;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Fake may say Jumla's in public to entice voters during elections ...but he takes money from corporate houses such as Sahara, Birla to fight elections and then after winning elections he waivers the large loans for corporate houses e.g. Mallya group
  2. A
    Mar 19, 2017 at 8:46 pm
    It has been hit by Saabka Saath our Saabka Vikas ... skyhigh prices of daily food items!
  3. R
    Mar 19, 2017 at 4:56 pm
    The corrupt Congress could not buy MPs in Goa and Manipur although they had won more seats than;br/gt;lt;br/gt;But the Clean BJP was able to buy MPs - flushed with cash loot from demonetization - in Goa and;br/gt;lt;br/gt;Saab Saath aur Saab Ka Vikas example.
  4. G
    Mar 19, 2017 at 4:58 pm
    Yogi may be the PM in 2029, who knows, if he can play his cards right.
  5. S
    Sukesh Sood
    Mar 19, 2017 at 4:18 pm
    Gimmicks of Junior Modi from Day 1, incredible 🇮🇳!🌶
  6. J
    Mar 19, 2017 at 4:36 pm
    Why don't you ask Modi to give details of money taken from Sahara, Birla corporate houses???lt;br/gt;lt;br/gt;This election has been stolen via EVM fraud...
  7. B
    Mar 19, 2017 at 11:42 pm
    now ramdev would be named next PM of india by BJP
  8. M
    Mangal Laguri
    Mar 19, 2017 at 6:01 pm
    And let the figures be known to the people!
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