29 April, Lucknow
Ruling Samajwadi Party sacked the MLA from Biswa, Sitapur, Rampal Yadav, who has been sent to jail by a court today along with eight others for attacking policemen and officials when the personnel were demolishing his four-storied illegal building here last night, has been also expelled from the party.
SP spokesperson and Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Rajendra Choudhury today said that chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, who is also the state party president ,has expelled the MLA for six years from the party. Choudhary said that the party would not tolerate any indiscipline and anyone violating the law would be dealt with strong hands. The action was necessary as the legislator was earning a bad name for the party, he added.
“CM is committed to maintain rule of law in the state and no one will be spared for breaking the law,” Mr Choudhury told UNI. Meanwhile, the Chief Judicial Magistrate(CJM) court has sent the MLA along with eight others to jail for 14 days. CJM Gyan Prakash Tiwari, rejected the bail plea of the legislators and others ordering them to go to jail under judicial custody.
Now the legislators and others would move their bail applicant in the district judge court. On the other hand the district authorities of Sitapur, today demolished the legislators Sparsh Hotel in Sitapur. The authorities claimed that the hotel was contructed without approval of the map besides the land use was also not changed.
Sitapur District Panchayat chairman Jitendra Yadav, son of the MLA, here has alleged that the government was acting in vengeance against their family.” All the papers of our properties of Sitapur and Lucknow are in order but the district authorities are not even ready to see them.”
Sitapur ADM Sarvesh Kumar said that they have all powers to demolish the illegal building as their is no stay from any court.