Articles tagged under: Uttar Pradesh

Mafia turned politician Atiq Ahmed shifted from UP to Sabarmati jail in Ahmedabad on SC order

June 03, 2019
Mafia turned politician Atiq Ahmed shifted from UP to Sabarmati jail in Ahmedabad on SC order

Prayagraj/Ahmedabad: Mafia turned politician Atiq Ahmed was at last shifted to Ahmedabad on the direction of the Supreme Court today. The criminal, who was jailed in Uttar Pradesh at the Naini Central jail, was taken to Varanasi under heavy security cover and later he was taken to Ahmedabad by a regular flight. Several senior police officials accompanied the criminal. Former member of parliament Atiq was later taken to Sabarmati jail. After receiving the letter from the Gujarat government, ...Read More

We knocked doors of beneficiaries of govt schemes, linked works done to booth management: Gordhan Zadafia, BJP incharge of Lok Sabha elections in UP

May 25, 2019
We knocked doors of beneficiaries of govt schemes, linked works done to booth management: Gordhan Zadafia, BJP incharge of Lok Sabha elections in UP

Gandhinagar: 'Our strategy was booth management and Modiji's works. We linked two. We knocked the doors of beneficiaries, we had lunch on banana leaf in a house of poor that was built by the government. We met women who had got LPG gas cylinder.' Gujarat BJP leader and incharge of Uttar Pradesh BJP for Lok Sabha elections 2019, Gordhan Zadafia said when asked about strategy BJP adopted for big win in Uttar Pradesh. 'We were confident because of an organizational structure created by Amit...Read More

8 Asiatic lions from Sakkarbaug zoo in Junagadh of Gujarat to be sent to UP zoo

May 07, 2019
8 Asiatic lions from Sakkarbaug zoo in Junagadh of Gujarat to be sent to UP zoo

Junagadh:Altogether 8 Asiatic lions of Sakkarbaug zoo, one of the oldest in the country situated in Junagadh city of Gujarat will be shifted to Gorakhpur zoo in UP, CCF, Junagadh D T Vasavada today informed. 'Govt. Of India has permitted shifting of 8 lions from Sakkarbag zoo Junagadh to Gorakhpur zoo in UP. There will be 2 male and 6 female among these, ' he said. 'Both zoo official will decide when to shift them and the mode of transport', he said. The Sakkarbaug zoo hous...Read More

PM Narendra Modi kicks off 2019 Lok Sabha election campaign from Meerut in Uttar Pradesh

March 28, 2019

Meerut(Uttar Pradesh): Prime Minister Narendra Modi is addressing his first campaign rally for year 2019 Lok Sabha general election. Dear friends, Over the next few days, I would be travelling across the country seeking your support for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. Today, I would be addressing rallies in Meerut (UP), Rudrapur (Uttarakhand) and Jammu (J&K). Watch the rallies live on the NaMo App.— Chowkidar Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) March 28, 2019 Dehradun, Prime Mini...Read More

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