Articles tagged under: Uttar Pradesh

SP – BSP announce seat share pact, both to contest equal number of LS seats in 2019

January 12, 2019

Lucknow: Once-arch rivals Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) today announced agreement in Uttar Pradesh for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, sharing 38 seats each and keeping the Congress out of the alliance. They would not field candidates in Amethi and Rae Bareli, represented by Congress president Rahul Gandhi and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi. They also left two seats, out of 80, for smaller allies. Making the announcement at a joint press conference with SP president Akhil...Read More

Kumbh Mela 2019: Air India announces Ahmedabad – Prayagraj flight

January 04, 2019
Kumbh Mela 2019: Air India announces Ahmedabad – Prayagraj flight

Gandhinagar: Air India has announced new flights to Prayag, formerly known as Allahabad, for Kumbh Mela 2019. The operation of these flights – from Delhi, Ahmedabad and Kolkata – will remain into effect between January 13 to March 30. “Air India is pleased to announce new flights to Allahabad (Prayagraj) from Delhi, Ahmedabad and Kolkata to facilitate the movement of passengers during the Kumbh Mela 2019. Flights will be operated from 13 January to 30 March,” a statement by the airlin...Read More

Dy CM of U.P. addresses press in Gujarat over upcoming Maha Kumbh Mela at Prayag

January 03, 2019

Gandhinagar: Dy CM of Uttar Pradesh Dr. Dinesh Sharma briefs media persons at capital Gandhinagar in Gujarat over upcoming Kumbh Mela at Prayagraj. The press conference was jointly addressed by Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. DeshGujaratRead More

Ayodhya to have world’s tallest statue of Lord Ram, says Yogi Adityanath

November 25, 2018
Ayodhya to have world’s tallest statue of Lord Ram, says Yogi Adityanath

Lucknow:The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh, has unveiled a proposal to construct a 221 meter tall Lord Ram statue near the banks of Saryu river in the temple city. The announcement was made by the CM on Saturday night in the state capital after finalising the details of the construction following presentation by five companies. Additional chief secretary (Information) Avnish Awasthi said here on Sunday that while the height of the Ram statue would be 151 metres, its overhead u...Read More

Rs 11 crore Chhath Ghaat of AMC to be inaugurated on Tuesday

November 12, 2018
Rs 11 crore Chhath Ghaat of AMC to be inaugurated on Tuesday

Gandhinagar: Rs. 11 crore Chhath Ghaat built by Amdavad Municipal Corporation(AMC) will be inaugurated on November 12 in Ahmedabad on the bank of river Sabarmati near Indira bridge in Hansol area near airport. The ghaat is 300 meter long. It is going to be dedicated tomorrow when North Indians living in India, particularly those from Bihar, Jharkhand and Eastern Uttar Pradesh are going to celebrate Chhath festival. The festival to be celebrated at Chhath Ghaat has been named as 'Chhath S...Read More

Gujarat Chief Minister on two-day visit to Uttar Pradesh

October 14, 2018

Gandhinagar: During his meeting with Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said the government of Uttar Pradesh will send a team to Gujarat to search out possibilities for cooperation of Gujarat to build a grand idol of Bhagwan Ram in Uttar Pradesh. Yogi Adityanath said the experience of Gujarat in construction of world's tallest statue dedicated to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel could be useful for Uttar Pradesh. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani ...Read More

Yogi Adityanath speaks to Rupani

October 08, 2018
Yogi Adityanath speaks to Rupani

Lucknow: People jealous of Gujarat's development are spreading rumors. Steps taken by Gujarat government are effective and appreciable. People who are left with no issue are spreading rumors and everyone should stop this, said Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath after speaking with Gujarat counterpart Vijay Rupani over phone call. Yogi said Gujarat has ensured safety of each person and everyone is respected in Gujarat, a peaceful state which is also a model of development for India....Read More

UP CM Yogi writes to Gujarat govt for land to build UP Bhavan near Statue of Unity

September 26, 2018
UP CM Yogi writes to Gujarat govt for land to build UP Bhavan near Statue of Unity

Lucknow: As per an agency report, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has written a letter to Gujarat Chief Minister seeking land for the construction of Uttar Pradesh Bhawan at `Ek Bharat Shresht Bharat’ complex which will come up near `Statue of Unity’ at Kavedia in Gujarat. “This is a great proposal of the Gujarat government allowing different state governments to build their own `Bhawans’ at `Ek Bharat Shresht Bharat complex’. This suggestion is commendable,” Yogi sa...Read More

PM to spend his birthday in his constituency Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh

September 17, 2018
PM to spend his birthday in his constituency Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh

New Delhi: It's September 17, the birthday of Prime Minister Narendra Modi today. The Prime Minister is scheduled to be on a visit to his Parliamentary Constituency, Varanasi, on September 17 and 18, 2018. -Arrival in the city on the afternoon of 17th September. - Visit to Narur village, to interact with children of a primary school who are being aided by the non-profit organization "Room to Read." - At DLW campus, interaction with students of Kashi Vidyapeeth, and children assisted b...Read More

PM Narendra Modi’s Lucknow visit today and tomorrow

July 28, 2018
PM Narendra Modi’s Lucknow visit today and tomorrow

New Delhi: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi is on visit to Lucknow on 28th and 29th July. Today, he will attend an event on "Transforming Urban Landscape." This will mark the third anniversary of three key Government initiatives related to Urban Development. These include: Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban); Atal Mission for Rejuvenation of Urban Transfornation (AMRUT); and the Smart Cities Mission. The Prime Minister will visit an exhibition on Flagship Missions of Urban Develop...Read More