Samajwadi Get together chief and former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav attacked the incumbent BJP-led UP authorities over the promise of distributing laptops and tablets to college students. On Thursday, Yadav requested the state authorities the place they have been for nearly 5 years and why their promise had not been fulfilled but.
In his Parliamentary constituency Azamgarh, Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday distributed free laptops to 130 meritorious college students of Durga Ji Inter Faculty within the Kandharpur space. Congratulating the scholars on the event, he stated, “these students have achieved good results with their hard work, I thought that the government would respect these children as their resolution letter stated that meritorious students would be given laptops and the institutions would be connected to wifi, but this has not happened anywhere in the past four and a half years. I saw in the newspaper today that they are going to give the tablet, we want to know from them which tablet was given to these children in four years?”
Additional attacking the chief minister, Yadav stated, “Laptops are not being distributed in this government because Baba Chief Minister does not know how to operate a laptop. Today we are giving some laptops so that the government remembers what promises they had made.”
“These children belong to the new generation, technology is needed for them. I am happy that when our government was there, whoever we had given laptops to, they were all happy. I had told them that this will make further education easy and dreams will be fulfilled by this. If you go to any village in the state, you will definitely find someone with the laptops given by us,” Akhilesh stated.
The Uttar Pradesh authorities is getting ready to drift one of many greatest ever tenders on the GeM folder for procurement of round one crore smartphones and tablets. The federal government has introduced that it’s going to distribute smartphones to the youth by November finish.
The corporate chosen must present not less than 2.5 lakh tablets and those chosen for smartphones must present not less than 5 lakh handsets within the first lot. The federal government has already earmarked Rs 3,000 crore within the monetary 12 months 2021-22 for giving tablets or smartphones to 1 crore youth within the state.
Just a few days in the past, chief minister Yogi Adityanath had said, “In order to equip the youth of Uttar Pradesh with the latest technology so that no youth in the State lacks in getting the benefit of online studies, the government will start providing tablets, laptops from the last week of November.”
With simply months remaining for the 2022 UP Meeting polls, Congress Basic Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra additionally introduced to distribute cellphones and electrical scooty to woman college students if the Congress authorities is fashioned within the State.