Bhubaneswar: Biju Yuva Bahini (BYV) is not functioning within the State and no budgetary allocation has been made for it in 2021-22 fiscal, knowledgeable Minister Tusharkanti Behera in Odisha Meeting on Friday.
The Minister of Electronics and Info Know-how, and Sports activities & Youth Companies right now clarified that presently no welfare actions are being undertaken by the BYV anyplace within the State.
“There isn’t any budgetary allocation within the State finances for the Biju Yuva Bahini within the present monetary yr, so there isn’t any room for expenditure,” Behera stated whereas replying to a question of MLA Bhawani Shankar Bhoi.
The Minister’s assertion stirred up a debate with the Opposition BJP and Congress focusing on the State authorities.
The BJP alleged that the Biju Yuva Vahini was fashioned holding in view the election which has now been proved. The social gathering demanded clarification on the aim of formation of BYV.
“The Yuva Vahini has failed and the federal government is regretting that it has dedicated mistake by forming it for which it has stopped the functioning of the unit. The timing of the formation of the Yuva Vahini signifies that it was created to fulfil its curiosity,” Chief of Opposition, Pradipta Naik stated.
Equally, PCC chief Niranjan Patnaik lashed out on the authorities and stated there appear to be no want of Biju Yuva Vahini as there isn’t any election now.
(Edited By Pradeep Singh)