New Delhi, June 13: BJP has alleged that the bungalow vacated by Samajwadi Party leader and former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav was in a ilapidated conition. Th bungalow was in a amage state, siad th paty.
Akhilesh Yadav has reacted sharply to theses allegatins and said that all these were baseless claims. "I took only what was mine, " said Akhilesh.
He said, "Wooden flooring along with many things in bungalow are intact. One damaged corner of house was photographed in way to make it look like house was left in a bad state. I had seen people getting mad in love but for the first time I'm witnessing how people also get blind in hated (Log pyaar mein andhe hote honge par jalan aur nafrat mein andhe hote hain yeh meine dekha hai), said Akhilesh Yadav.
Showing the faucet that he was carrying with himself Akhilesh said, "Main toti (faucet) lekar aya hun. Agar sarkar ko yeh lage ki koi toti main lekar chala gaya hun, sarkaar ginti bata de, main poore ki poori toti dene ke liye tayaar hun."
There was lot of dispute over the alleged destruction wrought inside his former bungalow 4 Vikramaditya Marg, when Akhilesh Yadav had emptied.Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav has handed over the keys of the official bungalow allotted to him on Vikramaditya Marg in Lucknow to the Uttar Pradesh estate department.
The move comes after the Supreme Court on May 7 observed that former Uttar Pradesh chief ministers cannot retain government accommodation after demitting office.
The estate department had issued notices to six former chief ministers - Narayan Dutt Tiwari, Mulayam Singh Yadav, Kalyan Singh, Mayawati, Rajnath Singh and Akhilesh Yadav - to vacate their official bungalows in compliance with the order.