50L MT paddy  purchased from  farmers so far

50L MT paddy purchased from farmers so far

Tuesday, 30 January 2024 | PNS | Lucknow

The Uttar Pradesh government’s procurement agencies have so far purchased close to 50 lakh metric tons of paddy from farmers.  The procurement during the current Kharif season has benefited over seven lakh farmers and they have been paid Rs 10,145 crore so far. The state government has set a target to procure...

UP govt working on minimum wage guarantee for sanitation workers: CM

Monday, 29 January 2024 | PNS | Gorakhpur

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, on Sunday, said the government was working on minimum wage guarantee for sanitation workers across Uttar Pradesh, adding that a committee had already been formed in this regard and concrete action would be taken soon. Addressing the ‘Safai Mitra Suraksha Aur Samman Sammelan’ at the Abhaynandan Inter...

Tech most effective mantra to tackle corruption: CM

Monday, 29 January 2024 | PNS | Gorakhpur

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, on Sunday, said that use of technology was crucial for transparent implementation of schemes, emphasising that it was the most effective mantra to tackle corruption. Addressing a gathering at a smartphones and tablets distribution ceremony held under Swami Vivekananda Youth Empowerment Scheme at the Deeksha Bhawan of...

UP leads in sustainable road construction, plastic disposal

Monday, 29 January 2024 | PNS | Lucknow

In line with Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s vision, plastic waste, especially single-use plastic, along with bitumen is being used extensively in the construction and strengthening of roads in Uttar Pradesh. This initiative has become an example for the whole country, making the roads cost-effective and at the same time, ensuring their...

Congress looking for at least 15 seats in UP

Monday, 29 January 2024 | PNS | Lucknow

With a majority of party loyalists agitated over the claims of Samajwadi Party chief that an agreement had been reached with Congress on 11 Lok Sabha seats in UP, the senior office-bearers of UPCC did not outrightly deny Akhilesh Yadav’s claims but said that so far no final agreement has...

100 new biogas plants to be established in UP soon

Sunday, 28 January 2024 | PNS | Lucknow

In a significant move bolstering the accomplishments of Uttar Pradesh in the biogas sector, Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Hardeep Singh Puri has announced the establishment of 100 new biogas plants in the state soon. Addressing media persons before the inaugural ceremony of the compressed biogas plant in Budaun, he...

Akhilesh leaves 11 seats for Cong, grand old party rejects

Sunday, 28 January 2024 | PNS | Lucknow

Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav, on Saturday, announced that the Congress will contest 11 seats in Uttar Pradesh in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. The UP Congress has, however, rejected the seat-sharing agreement announced by Akhilesh Yadav, saying the party has not accepted the deal. It said this was the decision...

BJP appoints Baijayant Panda in-charge of Uttar Pradesh

Sunday, 28 January 2024 | PNS | Lucknow

Ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has initiated a revamp of its organisational structure, with a focus on key states. In Uttar Pradesh, which has the largest number of Lok Sabha seats, the BJP has appointed Baijayant Panda as the in-charge, signaling a strategic...

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