"Rajiv Gandhi Charitable trust bought that 65 acres of farmers' land allotted to Samrat Cycles in the 1980s," Irani, the Union Human Resource Development Minister said here while addressing a gathering.

Irani, who was in Amethi to hand over the first instalment of premium of Pradhanmantri Bima Surakhsha Yojana to about 25,000  women of Amethi who subscribed to the scheme, added, "The factory has not been set up. The land should go back to the Uttar Pradesh State Industrial Development Corporation."

The Minister promised to the people that she would try to get coverage of Rs 50,000 to Rs 10 lakh for poor street vendors of Amethi also under Prime Minister's Mudra Yojana.

She also regretted that development works in Amethi, the parliamentary constituency of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, have been neglected by successive governments, adding that the Narendra Modi government at the Centre was trying its level best to cover the gap by implementing various schemes in the area.

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