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UP Assembly adjourned amid chaos over Akhilesh Yadav being stopped at airport

Press Trust of India  |  Lucknow 

Proceedings of the Assembly was Wednesday adjourned amid protests by legislators of the and the BSP over Yadav being stopped at the airport on his way to

As soon as the House met, tried to raise the issue in the Question Hour.

He was supported by BSP's Lalji Verma, who said, "Lathicharge was done in the entire state by police and fake cases were lodged against protestors. An (SP's Dharmendra Yadav) was injured in the lathicharge. There is 'hitershahi' in the state as the government is resorting to activities demeaning democracy."

Countering Verma, said as the opposition does not have any issues, they are creating anarchy in the state.

"Our government is committed to the welfare of people and development of the state," he added.

When did not allow discussion on the matter in the Question Hour, opposition members came into the Well of the House raising slogans.

Amid the chaos, the adjourned the House for 30 minutes.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, February 13 2019. 12:40 IST
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