Probably taking a leaf out of the Anil Kapoor-starrer Nayak,CM designate Akhilesh Yadav has launched a campaign on Facebook called One Action CM,asking people to put forward an idea which they would implement if they were to become chief minister. He has received 587 responses so far.
Tech-savvy Akhilesh used the social networking site during his campaign as well,posting regular updates,photographs and videos.
There are suggestions on issues ranging from industrial development,setting up IT parks,agriculture,and creating opportunities for the youth. Most have made suggestions on weeding out corruption,shunning casteism and punishing criminals. Some have advocated implementation of certain provisions of the Jan Lokpal Bill.
Nitesh Choudhary,a chartered accountant,proposes setting up a vigilance cell in the taxation department and auditing of accounts in the disbursal of MLA and MPLAD funds.