In the cabinet meeting chaired by the UP CM Yogi Adityanath, it was decided that both Lucknow and Noida police commissioners will have magisterial powers with an ADG-level officer as police commissioner.
Rioters who caused damage to public property in Uttar Pradesh during the Anti-CAA protests are being served with notices. CM Yogi had announced earlier that disciplinary action like penalty or seizure of private property, will be taken against people who vandalise public property.
Crux of the Matter
In a major boost to the ‘zero-tolerance for corruption‘ policy by the UP CM Yogi Adityanath, more than 1000 government employees of different cadres have lost their jobs due to ‘inefficient and corrupt’ working practices in the state government.