Kanpur: Criticising Uttar Pradesh Chief
Minister Mayawati for not visiting the Kalka Mail mishap site,
the BJP on Tuesday accused her of becoming "insensitive".
"Mayawati has become insensitive and no matter how grave
the tragedy is, she does not feel the necessity to visit the
site and inquire about the condition of victims," senior BJP
leader Rajnath Singh said.
Singh and Uma Bharti today visited the Hallet hospital,
where over 56 injured in the Kalka Mail accident are admitted
and inquired about their condition.
Singh also alleged that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has
no "control" over in his ministers, and said "when he asked a
state minister to visit the site, his orders were not
"The manner in which accidents are happening Prime
Minister should resign from his post, as he can not control
the situation and has no say even in his ministry," Singh
The Delhi-bound Kalka Mail derailed on Sunday near Malwan
station in Fatehpur, nearly 120 kms from Lucknow, leaving 69
dead and over 240 injured.