Rahul slams Mayawati govt for power crisis in UPDecember 2nd, 2007 - 10:45 pm ICT by admin
Amethi, Dec 2 (ANI): Congress party General Secretary Rahul Gandhi today lashed out at the Mayawati led government in Uttar Pradesh for the power crisis in the state.
Addressing a foundation laying ceremony of an ordinance factory here, Rahul said it was the responsibility of the state to ensure adequate power supply for the overall development of the state.
He said the new ordinance factory would give direct employment opportunities to 1,500 people and indirect employment to 5,000 people.
The Congress MP from Amethi went on to say that he wanted various projects like the setting up of a HAL unit, Sanjay Gandhi and Indira Gandhi hospitals to achieve world standards.
Rahul, who was in his constituency on the second and last day of his visit, expressed happiness that in the recent army recruitment camp, 400 youth of Amethi were enrolled. (ANI)
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