The pending arrears of government departments, allotted houses, police stations, hospitals etc pertain to the past two decades. Installation of the prepaid meters will start on November 15 from the official residence of Power Minister Srikant Sharma.
The minister also said the government was also planning to conduct a pilot project in Kanpur, where it would take speciality services of doctors enrolled with Indian Medical Services for a few hours on a daily basis.
A statement issued by the state government here said Adityanath reviewed the progress of the Gorakhpur division and directed that SDM Sadar Maharajganj Satyam Mishra be transferred due to poor performance.
“The Chief Minister has instructed that in the cabinet room inside Lok Bhawan building no dignitaries should bring mobile phones. Kindly ensure that the directions of the CM are followed,” the order reads.
The government cited previous such hooch tragedies in Hapur and Azamgarh districts while ordering to include “conspiracy angle” in the probe. In the past, too, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had accused the opposition of being the reason behind illicit liquor trade and the hooch tragedies.
The amendment had proposed changes to the existing revenue code 2006, making easy the processes of change of land use, land purchase or acquisition for industrialisation. It has also formalised agriculture land lease and made amendment in relation to inheritance of land.
"In 16 months 78 persons were killed in encounters by the Uttar Pradesh police. Is this the rule of law under the Constitution of India?" Chidambaram said in a tweet. He said in another tweet that "it is rule of law under the 'muscular' model of governance offered by the BJP".