In an oblique reference to Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath, he used the time period “chillumjeevi”. “Chillum” is a smoking pipe typically utilized by “sadhus”.
On his “Vijay Rath Yatra” right here, Yadav mentioned Adityanath has a liking for 2 issues — the bull and the bulldozer — however the individuals of Bundelkhand have determined that the steering of the bulldozer, which is of their fingers, will probably be snatched from him in subsequent yr’s Meeting election.
“They’ll run the bulldozer of votes on the BJP within the coming polls,” he mentioned.
Yadav was apparently referring to the stray cattle menace in Uttar Pradesh and the federal government’s drive to raze buildings, the plans for a lot of of which weren’t authorised, in varied components of the state.
“The BJP won’t ever act towards the (Union) minister as a result of it stands with criminals. If criminals are the happiest wherever, it’s beneath the BJP authorities,” he mentioned, replying to questions from reporters on the Lakhimpur Kheri incident.
Eight individuals, together with 4 farmers and a journalist, had been killed within the October 3 violence that erupted throughout a farmers’ protest in Lakhimpur Kheri. Union Minister of State for Dwelling Ajay Mishra’s son Ashish Mishra is amongst these arrested in reference to the incident.
With out taking any names, Yadav mentioned the “chillumjeevi” is out to distribute pill computer systems amongst college students now and puzzled why such an initiative was not taken within the final over 4 years.
He warned the individuals towards the “chillumjeevi” and requested them if they’d understood who was he referring to.
The SP president was apparently referring to the chief minister distributing pill computer systems and smartphones amongst kids just lately.
Addressing a public assembly later, Yadav mentioned, “When farmers protested towards agriculture legal guidelines, they had been crushed beneath the wheels of automobiles.”
Hitting out on the ruling BJP over three contentious farm legal guidelines of the Centre, he mentioned, “I need to inform the farmers of Bundelkhand, Uttar Pradesh and the nation that the style during which the BJP has introduced the three black legal guidelines, it’ll crush you just like the (4) farmers had been crushed and killed in Lakhimpur Kheri.”
“As of now, farmers and legal guidelines have been crushed, and the Structure may additionally be crushed. So the BJP must be eliminated on the power of votes,” the previous Uttar Pradesh chief minister added.
On the state of affairs within the water-scarce Bundelkhand area, he mentioned, “Most variety of farmers have dedicated suicide in Mahoha, Hamirpur, Banda and the encompassing areas and after coming to energy, the SP authorities will prolong all amenities to the farmers right here, be it irrigation or mandis.”
He alleged that the three new farm legal guidelines introduced by the Centre will power farmers to stop farming and make them labourers.
“There may be very much less time left for the election. The BJP doesn’t need to give the backward lessons and Dalits their rights and subsequently, a caste-based census has not taken place until now. It must be finished because the BJP says that Yadavs have benefitted essentially the most. I need to inform them that they’re deceptive the individuals,” the SP chief mentioned.
Reiterating his cost that tasks launched throughout his tenure as chief minister have been re-inaugurated and renamed by the BJP authorities in Uttar Pradesh, Yadav alleged that the present regime has bought away authorities belongings.
He additionally alleged that within the title of a defence hall within the Bundelkhand area, the land of farmers has been acquired however no trade has come up right here.
“That is the ‘sutli bomb’ (damp squib) of the BJP. They’d proven the dream of a defence hall and betrayed the poor individuals of Bundelkhand. These are individuals who inform lies and there’s a have to be alert about them. Simply suppose, if a yogi is telling lies, the place will the individuals go,” Yadav mentioned.
Speaking in regards to the “samajwadi pension scheme” launched by his authorities, he mentioned if wanted, the quantity beneath the scheme could be elevated three-fold after the SP involves energy once more.
The scheme, began by Yadav in 2014, supplies a month-to-month pension of Rs 500 to households falling beneath the under poverty line.