Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Monday slammed the Yogi Adityanath authorities within the state over the roof collapse at a crematorium in Ghaziabad that left 24 folks lifeless. Blaming “corruption in the BJP government” for the tragedy, Akhilesh demanded the federal government to present a compensation of Rs 50 lakh to every of the households of the deceased as a substitute of Rs 2 lakh introduced by the Chief Minister on Sunday. He additionally demanded a authorities job for every household.
“Little those who died knew that the roof they were standing beneath was made of sand. The BJP made that roof of sand. What can you expect from those who loot the money for burial grounds and crematorium? If someone is responsible for those deaths, then is the BJP government,” he mentioned.
BSP chief Mayawati on Monday condoled the deaths within the roof collapse on the cremation floor in Muradnagar, and demanded that the federal government give stringent punishment to the responsible after conducting a well timed probe.
“The UP government should conduct a timely and genuine probe, and the guilty persons should be given strict punishment. In other words, no one should be shielded, and the aggrieved families should be given appropriate financial assistance,” she tweeted. —With PTI