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Shut hospitals to save more: Rahul Gandhi to Yogi on junking laptop scheme

Yadav's previous Samajwadi Party government had announced a scheme for free laptops to students

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Yogi Adityanath
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath

vice president today took a sarcastic dig at Chief Minister Adityanath, terming as a "great move" his decision to junk his predecessor Akhilesh Yadav's free scheme, and that he could save even more money by closing down hospitals next.

"Great move CM - next you can save some more money by closing all the hospitals," Gandhi said on Twitter.

Her also tagged a report on Adityanath's budget which slashed education funds, and the scheme.

Yadav's previous had announced a scheme for free to students.

The had also promised to give meritorious students free in its 'Lok Kalyan Sankalp Patra' before the March Assembly polls which it won handsomely.

Gandhi has stepped his attack on the and has been vociferously criticising the Modi government's policies.

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First Published: Sun, July 16 2017. 13:03 IST