SP state president and party MLA Naresh Uttam said that no-confidence motion was moved against zila panchayat chairperson in Varanasi, who is a Dalit, and district administration has fixed July 15 as date of voting on the motion.
SP leader Naresh Agarwal kicked off fresh row in the Parliament when he compared Hindu gods with alcohol, the minister had to apologies and withdrew his comments as the BJP objected to the statement.
The state government had issued a list of 201 government lawyers on July 7 and had removed about 350 lawyers already working since the time of the Samajwadi Party government. The government had included about 44 lawyers of the previous regime.
To a query by activist Nutan Thakur, the UP Gau Sewa Aayog replied that from 2012 to 2017, it sanctioned Rs 9.66 crore, of which Rs 8.35 crore (86.4 per cent) went to Jeev Ashraya, the NGO run by Aparna Yadav. She is wife of Akhilesh Yadav’s step brother.
GST launch: Senior SP leader Naresh Agarwal had on Thursday termed GST a “black law” that was “similar to re-establishment of the East India Company in the country”. He also added categorically that his party opposes GST and would not support it.
Prajapati was arrested after an FIR was registered in Lucknow on the Supreme Court directive. The complainant had alleged that she was repeatedly raped by the accused. She had alleged that Prajapati had also tried to molest her daughter.
The UP government is also contemplating to recommend a CBI probe into various anomalies in the Gomti Riverfront Development Project- a dream project of former Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
Sources said Adityanath had invited Akhilesh as well as BSP chief Mayawati for the dinner, but the latter too did not attend.
Sanjay Singh was referring to a data which, according to him, was presented by the UP Tourism Directorate, replying to an RTI query. He claimed that this is a “scam” of several crores of rupees in which Faizabad Regional Tourism Officer is involved.
In its manifesto for the 2012 Assembly elections, the Samajwadi Party had promised to build the boundary walls around kabristans. After the party came to power, the government decided to give effect to the proposal in its first cabinet meeting on March 15, 2012.
Top BJP leaders likely to meet this week to choose candidate.
The cases were lodged on complaints by Shahla Tahir, the current, SP-supported chairperson of the municipal board.
Many people from the Odisha travel to Surat and Ahmadabad in search of jobs, more particularly the people of Ganjam district.
Azam Khan had said that under the Yogi Adityanath-led government and the prevailing situation in the state, men should try and keep their women indoors.
SP’s chief spokesperson Rajendra Chaudhary also targeted the central government and said it had “scaled the summit of failure” in the last three years.