Maya expels Ruchi Veera from BSP

Maya expels Ruchi Veera from BSP

Sunday, 22 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati expelled senior woman leader Ruchi Veera from the party for anti-party activities and indiscipline. Veera had contested the 2019 Lok Sabha polls on BSP ticket from Aonla but was defeated. In 2014, Veera became a Samajwadi Party MLA after winning bypoll but just before the 2019 Lok...

Mayawati condemns damage to Valmiki statue at KGMU

Friday, 20 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati on Thursday condemned the Centre as well as Uttar Pradesh governments over damage to Maharishi Valmiki temple on King George’s Medical University campus and demanded immediate action against the culprits. In a tweet on Thursday afternoon, Mayawati claimed that first an old Sant Ravidas temple was...

Power employees threaten 72-hour work boycott

Friday, 20 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh Power Employees Joint Action Committee would protest against privatisation of power sector and press for their demands by going for a 72-hour work boycott from November 6. The strike has been called on the initiative of National Coordination Committee of Electricity Employees and Engineers (NCCOEEE) and engineers and other...

Yogi govt shielding Chinmayanand, say Cong and SP

Friday, 20 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Congress and Samajwadi Party once again launched a frontal attack on Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, alleging that his government was out to save former Union minister and rape accused Swami Chinmayanand. Both parties accused the government of misusing machinery to save members of saffron brigade from all criminal charges while booking...

NHRC notice to CS, DGP on rape victim’s suicide

Friday, 20 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Yet another notice was served on the Uttar Pradesh government by National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) over suicide by a rape victim in Bareilly. An NHRC communiqué released on Thursday said the Commission took suo motu cognisance of media reports that a victim of sexual assault committed suicide in Bareilly as...

Yogi’s 30-mth rule a ‘total failure’: Lallu

Friday, 20 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Congress Legislature Party leader Ajay Kumar ‘Lallu’ hit out at the Yogi Adityanath government on its completion of 30 months in office, saying that the period would be remembered as one of unemployment, harassment of farmers, inaction against sexual abuse of women and patronage to criminals of saffron leaning. Terming the...

Akhilesh slams Yogi govt claims on dev

Friday, 20 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav slammed the Yogi Adityanath government on its claims about development in the state during its 30-month rule. “During the BJP regime, development has taken place at snail’s pace and the present government has taken the credit of schemes launched by the previous SP government. At present,...

BJP govt has changed the face of UP: Yogi

Friday, 20 September 2019 | PNS | Lucknow

Claiming that the Bharatiya Janata Party government had changed the face of Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that everyone knew the problem the state was facing when the BJP came to power and the challenges were transformed into opportunities. “We touched new heights of development in every field under...

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