UP Politics: How did the minister who tendered his resignation to Amit Shah finally turn around after meeting Yogi Adityanath? Let me tell you the whole story. What happened about this matter from Delhi to Lucknow? UP’s Minister of State for Jal Shakti, Dinesh Khatik, reached the bungalow of the Chief Minister of UP at exactly 4 o’clock today. Even before his arrival, cabinet minister and state BJP president Swatantra Dev Singh had also reached the department.
During this, Anil Garg, Principal Secretary and Senior IAS Officer of Jal Shakti Department was also called there. All these meetings with Yogi Adityanath lasted for about twenty minutes. When Dinesh Khatik came out after the meeting was over, he reversed his own words.
Work will continue on the policy of zero tolerance against corruption
Dinesh Khatik said that under the leadership of Yogi ji, all of us are working on the policy of zero tolerance against corruption. We don’t have any complaints now. We told the Chief Minister what we had to say. Yogi ji is running the government with great honesty and will continue to work in future also. Swatantra Dev Singh ji is my elder brother. Respected me. The Chief Minister has assured to think about the problems I had.
On July 19, Dinesh Khatik resigned alleging corruption and neglect in the Jal Shakti Department. Then he got angry and moved from Lucknow to Delhi by doing his mobile office. Then what happened in 48 hours that the minister took a U-turn. Now they don’t have any problem. They are now all in a state of being healed. After all, what happened in Yogi Adityanath’s meeting that everything went well for Minister Dinesh Khatik.
Tea was discussed at Yogi’s residence
Yogi Adityanath In the meeting held at K.’s house, tea was discussed in detail. Yogi first asked Dinesh Khatik, what is your problem? So Khatik kept his point in turn. First of all, he said that there was no transfer at his behest. In response to this, the cabinet minister explained in detail that this time the transfer was almost negligible in the department.
There is a risk of floods during the rainy season, so for the first time it was decided that the engineers would be transferred only after the rains. Some transfers did take place and 8 were transferred at the behest of junior minister Khatik. Then Khatik said that it is going to be about four months to become a minister but till now the work has not been divided in the department. On this, the CM said that soon this work will be done. Then Khatik said that Principal Secretary Anil Garg had disconnected his phone midway. On this the CM asked Garg what had happened? In response, Anil Garg said that we had a conversation with the minister that day for about three minutes.
What did Anil Garg say?
Anil Garg said that when the head of the department did not pick up the phone, he did it to me and he asked me for information about some transfers, on which I said that I am sending all the information by making a file. After saying this the phone was disconnected. After this, Khatik alleged that he is neglected in the department.
In response to this, Cabinet Minister Swatantra Dev Singh said that he is called in every meeting, there is all the evidence for this. Yogi kept on listening to Khatik’s words with calmness. Then he said that all of you should do your work with responsibility and honesty. This is the expectation and if there is any problem, you can tell us without hesitation, but I will not tolerate indiscipline at any cost.
Minister of State for Jal Shakti, Dinesh Khatik, had resigned on July 19 by writing a letter to Union Home Minister Amit Shah. In a two-page letter, he had made some serious allegations against the department’s cabinet minister to the IAS officers. Khatik also wrote that due to being a Dalit, he is neglected.