UP Polls Akhilesh Yadav Hits Out At Centre Over Demonetisation

Launching a scathing attack on the BJP Government over demonetisation and surgical strike decision, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday alleged the Centre of playing political gimmick ever since it came to power over two years ago.Without naming Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), the Samajwadi Party leader said that the former invested in installing statues of elephants across Uttar Pradesh, which have not grown an inch in the past nine years. Lauding his Government’s works, Yadav called onto the voters to choose the next government wisely. The Chief Minister was addressing a gathering at Rani Lakshmibai and Yash Bharti awards function in Lucknow.