Appointments of the chairman, vice chairman and members which were done in the commission by the previous government from time to time have been cancelled, principal secretary social welfare Sadakant said in an order.
He said that the government has also accepted the resignations of chairperson of State Women's Commission Abha Agnihotri, vice-chairpersons Namrata Pathak and Sunita Devi with effect from March 14.
Sadakant said that chairman of Samaj Kalyan Nirman Nigam Indrajeet Saroj has also resigned which has been accepted.
Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has cancelled all appointments in the state Scheduled Caste and Schedule Tribes Commission made during the BSP regime with immediate effect.
First Published: Saturday, April 14, 2012, 12:56