#Yogi Adityanath

22 Feburary.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

17 Feburary.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

16 Feburary.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

16 Feburary.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

15 Feburary
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

12 Feburary.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

10 Feburary.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

1 Feburary.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Criminal charges have been registered against several journalists. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • Government of UP CM Yogi Adityanath was the first to book half-a-dozen journalists for sedition
  • It was followed by his counterparts in MP, Haryana and Karnataka
  • Along with being booked, the journalists also labelled as ‘anti-nationals’

31 January.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
3.4 crore children, up to 5 years of age, will be administered the polio drops. (Photo Credit: Representational Image-AP/PTI)

  • UP CM Yogi Adityanath will kick-start this year's polio immunisation drive from Lukhnow's Dufferin hospital
  • Drive will subsequently begin across all the districts in UP
  • "The state has 110,000 polio booths," said Rakesh Dubey, Director General (Family Welfare)

25 January.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
UP CM Yogi Adityanth on Monday said his government will take all steps which are in interest of the state. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • As per a new excise policy, purchase, transport or private possession of alcohol in UP is limited to six litres
  •  To keep liquor above this limit, one has to obtain a license from the excise department
  • This step will "check liquor smuggling," UP CM said on Monday