- CM Yogi Adityanath visits Varanasi
- MD of electricity department suspended
- Chief Engineer of Jal Nigam reprimanded
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath reached Varanasi after his visit to Ballia. CM Yogi was seen in full action here. On one hand, while UPPCL’s MD Saroj Kumar was suspended, on the other hand, the Chief Engineer of Jal Nigam was also reprimanded for negligence in the work of Shahi drain. Taking cognizance of the water logging in the city during the first rain, the Chief Minister also gave strict instructions to the Municipal Commissioner.
When Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath was holding a review meeting of the schemes, he wanted to know about this from the MD of the Electricity Department regarding the generation loss in the electricity department. In his place, other officers of the same department stood up and started answering, to which the Chief Minister asked where is the MD of the department, to which the officer replied, ‘He is at home, he has sent me’.
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The Chief Minister got angry on this matter and he immediately issued an order to suspend the MD. The Chief Minister did not stop here, the way the news is common in the media about the water logging in Banaras, CM Yogi reprimanded the Chief Engineer of Jal Nigam and said, ‘I have been hearing from many times that the cleaning of the drain is happening but nothing is visible. So in the next meeting I will not hear it, by then it should be fine. During this, the Chief Minister also instructed the commissioner to fix things in a strict tone.
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