Sultanpur: Appreciating the campaign being run by the Uttar Pradesh government against goons and mafia, former Union Minister and BJP MP from Sultanpur, Maneka Gandhi on Saturday said that bringing a big mafia from another state to the jail of his state, Yogi Adityanath Sarkar Is a big achievement. His statement came after BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari was brought from Rupnagar Jail in Punjab on Thursday to Banda Jail of the state. On March 26, the Supreme Court ordered Ansari to be sent from Punjab to Uttar Pradesh.
Maneka said that she has demanded the Chief Minister to take action against the mafia of Mau district and on her recommendation local police took action against a big criminal of Dostpur police station area. He claimed that other mafias in the district would also be in jail. On the second day of his Parliamentary constituency visit, the Union Minister told the journalists that if the Panchayat Jan Pratinidhi Party will be supported, they will get a big help in getting maximum development of the villages. Maneka, who reached Sultanpur to campaign for the BJP-backed candidates in the panchayat elections, visited a dozen villages in the Isoli Assembly constituency.