Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today held his trademark Janata Darbar (public meeting) at Gorakhnath Math Temple in Gorakhpur to directly listen and address grievances of people. Before taking over as the Chief Minister of the politically crucial state of UP, Adityanath used to hold such meetings as the Mahant of Gorakhnath Math. In March, he had held his unofficial Janata Darbar and heard to various queries. Last month he had held his first official Janata Darbar as the chief minister of the state.
As a Mahant of Gorakhnath Math, Adityanath’s darbar was open to all the residents of his Lok Sabha constituency, irrespective of caste, creed, and religion. It has been learned that that Adityanath always ensured people’s problem are heard and solved.
During his janata darbar as the CM in March, The CM was seen talking to at least three different complainants, the issues were related to domestic violence, excessive hike in prices of school textbooks, and complaints from children about their problems.
On May 1, the Adityanath government had kick-started an exercise under which at least one state minister would hear public grievances daily. Uttar Pradesh Agriculture Minister Surya Pratap Shahi was the first one to hold such meeting to listen to the problems faced by common people. The move was part of the Yogi Adityanath government’s efforts to establish a direct contact with people and ensure speedy redressal of their problems.