All cases against Azam Khan would be withdrawn if SP comes to power: Akhilesh Yadav

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Former UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav

All cases lodged against Rampur MP Azam Khan would be withdrawn if the Samajwadi Party comes to energy, its president Akhilesh Yadav mentioned on Saturday, drawing a pointy retort from Union minister Santosh Gangwar, who termed the assertion an “unrestrained gossip”.

According to an announcement issued by the Samajwadi Party, Yadav made these remarks at Rampur, the place he met Khan’s household at his residence and visited Mohammad Ali Jauhar University, Urdu Gate and Rampur Public School International.

He assured the social gathering’s full assist to Khan, who’s going through a number of police cases together with these associated to alleged land-grabbing. Authorities declare that the gate of Mohammad Ali Jauhar University, established by Khan in 2006, is constructed on authorities land.

Addressing reporters in Rampur, Yadav mentioned, “Once the Samajwadi Party is voted again to energy in UP, all of the cases lodged against senior SP chief and Rampur MP Azam Khan will be withdrawn.

“The relationship with Azam Khan is that of household and never of politics,” the assertion quoted him as having mentioned.

Yadav mentioned that he would meet Governor Anandiben Patel on this regard, if obligatory. “I’ll inform her in regards to the atrocities unleashed by the administration. Copies of all of the FIRs lodged against Khan will be taken and a report compiled.”

He showered reward on Khan. “He has established superb Ali Jauhar University. He has fulfilled his desires, and has made this establishment for the intense future of kids.”

“Today, training has turn into very costly and this college will assist the youth from and round Rampur to get high quality training. Azam sahaab has finished an excellent job of securing the way forward for the kids,” he mentioned.

Hitting out the ruling BJP, the previous chief minister mentioned, “The BJP is indulging in politics of vendetta. It is diverting individuals’s consideration from actual points.”

He mentioned that after the Lok Sabha elections, individuals had been hopeful that the federal government will usher in growth, nevertheless it failed.

“The Defence Budget, which was meant for Defence Corridor, goes to international international locations by Apache and Rafale. Make in India can not be seen anyplace.”

“The BJP is taking the nation in the direction of concern and hatred. First, the statue of Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar was vandalised in Saharanpur, after which a statue of Mahatma Gandhi was vandalised in Jalaun,” he alleged.

Samajwadi Party employees accorded him heat welcome at varied locations from Lucknow to Bareilly and Rampur, the social gathering assertion mentioned.

Meanwhile, in Bareilly, Union minister of State (Independent Charge) for Labour and Employment, Gangwar mentioned, “Akhilesh’s difficulties are going to enhance. Hence he’s afraid and indulging in unrestrained gossip against the federal government, whereas siding with Azam Khan.”

Addressing a press convention over completion of 100 days of the Modi authorities, Gangwar mentioned, “Azam Khan’s sympathisers would have maybe forgotten that in his tenure as a UP minister, he had punished an officer in Bareilly by asking him to squat and maintain his ears.

“Rampur is our neighbouring district. Who else better than us would know about Azam’s misdeeds?”

On Friday, earlier than leaving for Rampur, Yadav had mentioned in Sitapur, “Our party leader MP Azam Khan is been targeted by the government. Over 80 cases have been lodged against him within a month. These cases include of goat and buffalo theft.”

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