“Women who have suffered because of triple talaq and those who have been abandoned by their husbands, they should be give Rs 6,000 per year, so they have financial stability. This will help in their rehabilitation,” Yogi said.
UP Cabinet expansion: Due significance was also given to Varanasi constituency, represented by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in the reshuffle. Two MLAs from Varanasi were promoted -- Anil Rajbhar as Cabinet minister and Neelkhand Tiwari as Minister of State (Independent charge).
A 75-feet-tall statue of Lord Hanuman is located in Shukratal, which is on the banks of river Ganga. Adityanath also laid foundation stones of several development schemes worth Rs 10 crore in the area.
The Cabinet cleared a proposal to amend Uttar Pradesh Basic Education Teachers Rules, allowing those with B.Ed degrees as the qualification to become assistant teachers along with the existing criteria of appointment of teachers, who have cleared Basic Teachers Certificate (BTC) exam.
"There is a mahaguru in Congress. A mahaguru for generations. His name is Sam. But he has become 'shame' for the country. He questions the bravery of forces," Yogi Adityanath said at a rally in Saharanpur.
The nod was given at a meeting of the state cabinet in Lucknow which was presided over by state Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and included senior cabinet members, UP government spokesperson Shrikant Sharma, said.
The helpline comes days after the Uttar Pradesh government decided to levy an additional 0.5 per cent cow welfare cess on eight profit-making public sector infrastructure companies to fund the construction and maintenance of cow shelters.