Alleging that the Mayawati Government is planning to sell land belonging to the State-owned Cement Corporation to private groups, the Samajwadi Party on Tuesday sought intervention of Governor B. L. Joshi.

“Setting aside the recommendations of the Central Empowered Committee, Ms. Mayawati is now planning to sell 1,083 hectares of land belonging to the Cement Corporation in Sonebhadra to a particular industrial house and formalities for the same are being completed,” said SP spokesman Rajendra Chaudhary. - PTI