UP CM Adityanath Opposed to Public Holidays on Birth Anniversaries

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There should be no school holidays for the birth anniversaries of great personalities. Instead, students should be taught about them on such days, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Saturday.

Adityanath was addressing a gathering on the occasion of Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar's 126th birth anniversary.

“Children should be motivated to learn about tradition of personalities and their contributions to the country,” he said, adding that his government would provide uniform, copies and books to students of primary schools.

CM Yogi AdityanathThere will be no discrimination and injustice in this government rule. Government is committed to the security of 22 crore people of the state and no one will be allowed to flout the law.

Paying tributes to the father of Indian Constitution, the Chief Minister said Ambedkar was against “playing politics” at the cost of the country.

UP Governor Ram Naik also addressed the gathering and emphasised on following Constitutional obligations while paying tributes to Ambedkar.

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