Lucknow, July 22
BSP chief Mayawati on Wednesday stated “crime virus” unfold by criminals is extra lively than coronavirus in Uttar Pradesh.
“The way heinous crimes like murder and those against women are continuing unabated, it is clear that instead of law and order, jungle raj is prevailing in UP. Crime virus of criminals is more active than coronavirus in UP. People are fed up and the government must address this issue,” Mayawati stated in a tweet in Hindi.
The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister didn’t point out any particular incident in her put up.
However, the Bahujan Samaj Party chief’s tweet got here hours after a Ghaziabad-based journalist, who was shot within the head by some assailants, succumbed to accidents early Wednesday.
Vikram Joshi had lodged a grievance with the police alleging harassment of his niece on July 16 and was shot at round 10.30 pm on Monday close to his house in Vijay Nagar space. PTI