Lucknow (Jagran News Network): Uttar Pradesh Assembly on Friday witnessed uproar during Governor’s Address. The Opposition was protesting against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati’s policies.

Governor BL Joshi was addressing the joint House on the opening day of the Budget Session of the state Legislative Assembly.

MLAs of Congress, Bharatiya Janata Party and Samajwadi Party threw paper balls at the Uttar Pradesh Governor.

Amidst uproar by the Opposition members shouted anti-Mayawati slogans.

Opposition members also displayed placards to protest against price rise. They also demanded release of jailed MLA Raghuraj Pratap Singh alias Raja Bhaiyya.

Following the uproar, the Governor read only first and last line of his address.

Chief Minister Mayawati later condemned the behaviour of the Opposition and termed it as uncalled for.