"Action is being taken in connection with Muzaffarnagar riots," he told reporters on the sidelines of book release function in Lucknow. (Agencies)
On Opposition's allegation of minority appeasement in the riots, he said that there has been no discrimination between any religious community.
Earlier, releasing a book written by Hazrat Abu Tayyab Ahmad Farangi Mahali, he said that all sections of the society should come forward to promote harmony. He said that maintaining communal harmony was responsibility of all and those differentiating between religion were enemies of the country and the society.
He said that SP would continue to follow the path shown by party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav to strengthen socialism and secularism. Akhilesh said that as promised in its manifesto, SP was working to promote Urdu language to connect it with employment.
He said that it is the intention of the government to promote Urdu and Hindi so that these languages could compete with English. He claimed that maximum work has been done by SP government to promote literacy among minorities.
"Action is being taken in connection with Muzaffarnagar riots," he told reporters on the sidelines of book release function in Lucknow.