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Mayawati has to repay public money spent on erecting her statues, BSP symbols in parks: SC

The Supreme Court on Friday tentatively held that BSP supremo Mayawati will have to pay back to the public exchequer, the money she spent on erecting statues of herself and her party symbol 'elephant' in public parks across Lucknow and Noida. Supreme Court advocate Ravi Kant in 2009 had alleged about Rs 2,000 crores of public money was spent from State treasury by then Uttar Pradesh CM Mayawati to falsely glorify herself. He said the UP state government should be directed to remove the statues of Mayawati and her party symbol ‘elephant’ from public land.

Read More at The Hindu News date : 8 Feb 2019, Friday

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