“MP Sakshi Maharaj visited jail around 12.30 pm and stayed inside for nearly half an hour. He had discussions with us about the condition of the jail and also met MLA Kuldeep Singh for around two minutes,” said superintendent, Sitapur district jail, D C Mishra.
Contacted by The Indian Express, Sakshi Maharaj denied that he made the comments. "I have not said anything like this. I have also heard from somewhere. I don't know what is being shown on TV. I am busy with the election," he said.
The Unnao MP also attacked Gandhi for undertaking Mansarovar Yatra in early September this year, allegedly without maintaining "purity". "Darshan is not justified after having non-veg foods," said Sakshi Maharaj.
UP Chief Electoral Officer T Venkatesh told The Sunday Express, “A detailed report has been sought from the Meerut district administration after taking cognizance of the reports received through different media.”
Stating that he disagrees with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s recent remarks that equal focus should be put in constructing both graveyards and crematoriums, BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj on Tuesday said there should be no graveyards in the country, and that all Indian citizens, notwithstanding their religious belief, should be cremated. Maharaj also claimed that there […]
The Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of Uttar Pradesh has sought a report from the district administration on the allegedly communal remarks that BJP MP from Unnao, Sakshi Maharaj, made at a religious event in Meerut on Friday. Besides, the Meerut Police has lodged an FIR against the MP on charges of promoting enmity between groups […]