Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today met Governor B L Joshi and he is believed to have apprised him of the action taken by the government in the aftermath of the alleged gangrape of two girls in Badaun that has sparked nation-wide outrage.
Akhilesh met the governor at the Raj Bhawan for about half an hour and had a one-to-one talk, sources in the government said.
The two are understood to have discussed the developments related to the gangrape incident.
The chief minister is believed to have apprised him of the action taken by the government to book the culprits and recommend CBI inquiry into the case, as per the demand of the victims' family, sources said.
This was the first meeting between the two after the Badaun incident, sources said.