SP will remove  EVMs if voted  to power: AKY

SP will remove EVMs if voted to power: AKY

Friday, 05 March 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday pledged to remove electronic voting machines (EVMs) if his party was voted to power in the 2022 Uttar Pradesh assembly elections. Claiming that nobody had faith in EVMs, Yadav said that even the US conducted the election using paper ballots. At the same time,...

Fertiliser factory revival a big gift to farmers: CM

Friday, 05 March 2021 | PNS | Gorakhpur/Lucknow

Describing the revival of the fertiliser factory of Hindustan Fertilizer and Chemicals Limited as a great gift for farmers and youth, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that it was the biggest investment for Gorakhpur. He said that some skill development centres would also be opened in this fertiliser factory...

Kaun banega pati!

Friday, 05 March 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

Girl in love with four compelled to marry one through lottery In a bizarre case of 'kaun banega pati' in Rampur, a girl having affairs with four youths had eloped with all of them but after she was pressured to marry one of them, she was left with no option but...

12-yr-old physically challenged girl killed for resisting rape

Thursday, 04 March 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

A 12-year-old physically challenged girl, missing for the last about a week, was found murdered for resisting rape attempt. The incident took place in Bulandshahr and the nude body of the girl was found buried in a pit inside a villager's home along with her half-burnt clothes, on Tuesday. The accused was...

SP walkout over cane price

Thursday, 04 March 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

Samajwadi Party members, on Wednesday, walked out of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly during the Question Hour over the issue of cane price, accusing the government of being anti-farmer. The opposition party was not satisfied with the reply by the government. During the Question Hour, SP member Narendra Verma wanted to know from...

CM holds SP responsible for murder in Hathras

Thursday, 04 March 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday held the Samajwadi Party responsible for the murder of a farmer in Hathras on Monday. Yogi again targeted the 'lal topi' in Hathras allegedly linked to the Samajwadi Party.  "Why is it that the name of Samajwadi Party gets dragged into every incident...

CM: UP no more a 'bimaru' state

Thursday, 04 March 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Wednesday said UP was no longer a 'BIMARU' (Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh) state and during the last four years of the Bharatiya Janata Party rule, the ranking of the state's economy had improved to second position from the fifth.  The chief...

Rs 1 lakh cash reward announced on Hathras case main accused

Thursday, 04 March 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

Two days after a farmer was shot dead for filing a complaint against his daughter's sexual harassment, the police, on Wednesday, announced a reward of Rs 1 lakh on the main accused, Gaurav Songra, hailing from Nojalpur village in Sasni area. According to the police, rewards of Rs 25,000 each have...

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