#Yogi Adityanath

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  • The government also decided to close all school, colleges in the state till May 15
  • The UP exam board was rescheduled for the second time
  • A total of 2994312 students have registered for the UP Board Class 10 exams 2021 and 2609501 for class 12 exams

.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
A cavalcade moves towards Banda Jail to transport gangster-turned politician Mukhtar Ansari from Punjab to Uttar Pradesh jail, in Rupnagar district. (Photo Credit: PTI)

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and dreaded mafia don Mukhtar Ansari have been at loggerheads since 2005, when a communal riot broke out in Mau district in the Eastern corner of UP

.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Akhilesh Yadav was the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh from 2012 to 2017. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • Last month, Akhilesh called Yogi Adityanath “an outsider” with little knowledge about Uttar Pradesh
  • He also criticised the chief minister for taking credit for the works undertaken under the Samajwadi Party government
  • Akhilesh has also announced to start a cycle yatra from Rampur to Lucknow, covering a distance of 350 km in nine days

.Uttar Pradesh, India
The Ayodhya airport will subsequently be developed as an international airport. (Photo Credit: Representational/unsplash)

  • Provision of Rs 101 crore has been made for the airport in the UP budget
  • The budget makes provision for increasing the number of airstrips at Jewar airport from 2 to 6
  • Cities like Aligarh, Moradabad, Meerut will also be linked through air service

.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
The Yogi Adityanath government will complete its fourth year in office this year. (Photo Credit: Facebook/@MYogiAdityanath)

  • The government will be the first state government in the country to go for a paperless budget
  • For the first time in history, the projections of the budget will be available to every legislator with a click 
  • The state government organised a four-day training session to teach MLAs, MLCs to use iPads

.Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India
Hema Malini is BJP's MP from Mathura, (Photo Credit: Instagram/@dreamgirlhemamalini)

  • According to media reports, the incident took place on Sunday in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura
  • UP CM  Yogi Adityanath had gone to Mathura to perform 'aarti' at the banks of the river Yamuna
  • It was performed to mark the inception of the Vrindavan Kumbh Mela

.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Prime Minister Narendra inaugurated a medical college in Bahraich named after Suheldev. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • PM Narendra Modi commented on how the previous government did not honor great leaders
  • He laid the foundation stone for a statue of warrior king Suheldev of Shravasti in Uttar Pradesh's Bahraich
  • "It is unfortunate that deserving leaders were not given the place of pride they deserved": PM Modi

Uttar Pradesh government on Monday threw open its doors to provide free coaching for IIT, NEET and civil services exams. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • As many as 25,000 aspirants have been short-listed to be trained for various competitive examinations 
  • Special training programs will also be held for those who aspire to join premier institutions 
  • The programme will be made suitably available to them through the Abyuday scheme

.Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India
Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi met Shankarachayara Swami Swaroopanand Saraswati during her visit to Prayagraj. (Photo credit: Sharat Pradhan)

  • Priyanka Gandhi chose the day even as any ‘VIP treatment’ to all and sundry was banned by the UP administration in view of huge crowd expected on the day
  • The Congress leader, to avoid any kind of disturbance, took a boat ride from Arail, located on the other bank of the Ganga, to the confluence
  • Earlier, she visited Anand Bhavan, her family’s traditional home

.Kasganj, Uttar Pradesh, India
Kasganj SP Manoj Sonkar said that the prime accused was killed in an encounter with the police. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ANI)

  • The cop was taken hostage before being beaten badly
  • The constable, identified as Devendra Singh, succumbed to injuries
  • Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered for strict action against the accused