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Manoj Sinha

Manoj Sinha is the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Ghazipur in eastern Uttar Pradesh. He is widely cited in the media to be a strong contender for the chief minister’s post in the state, after the results of BJP winning 312 out of 403 assembly seats was declared. Sinha was given the independent Communications portfolio in addition to the railways portfolio after he is said to have impressed the prime minister with his work. He is a passout from BHU in Varanasi and he is amiable to party workers and colleagues. Sinha belongs to the upper-caste ‘Bhumihar’ community.


J&K LG: Separatism, terror out, doors opened to progress

August 06, 2022 2:13 am

Says August 5 will now be celebrated as 'Bhrashtachar Mukti Diwas'

J&K L-G cancels SI recruitment, recommends CBI probe

July 08, 2022 7:58 pm

Making public the cancellation of selection list of SIs, Lt Governor Manoj Sinha also recommended CBI inquiry into the matter. “JKP Sub-Inspector recruitment has been cancelled & a CBI probe has been recommended,’’ Sinha posted on his official Twitter handle.

J&K LG Manoj Sinha invites political leaders to meeting this evening

June 29, 2022 2:53 pm

This comes a day ahead of the start of the Amarnath Yatra, being organised by the Union Territory administration for the first time since the scrapping of Jammu and Kashmir's special status in August 2019.

Jammu and Kashmir LG Manoj Sinha orders probe into sub-inspector recruitment

June 09, 2022 5:28 pm

Soon after the Jammu and Kashmir Services Selection Board (J&KSSB) declared the result, unsuccessful candidates took to the street alleging fraud in the recruitment.

Sustained attention being paid to bring quality education to underprivileged: J&K LG

May 31, 2022 10:46 am

Manoj Sinha was in Pulwama district to lay foundation stones for projects worth over Rs 51 crore for the welfare of the tribal community.

Officials ‘detained’, CPWD staff seek action against J&K L-G aide

May 29, 2022 8:55 am

Amarnath work halted, answers sought on ‘10-hr detention’

Hotel association raises ‘deep concern’ over raids, fines on J&K hotels

May 19, 2022 5:50 pm

In representation to J&K Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha, HAI requests government “to not disturb recovery process”

Use of force against Kashmiri Pandit protesters to be probed: Lt Governor Sinha

May 16, 2022 10:27 am

The Jammu and Kashmir lieutenant governor also says that the Union Territory administration will transfer Kashmiri Pandit employees to safer places in a week’s time, in the wake of the militant attacks on them in Kashmir.

Day after LG Manoj Sinha prays at protected J&K temple, ASI expresses concern

May 10, 2022 7:05 am

The ASI, which is the custodian of the protected monument, “deemed the incident as a violation of its rules” in its communication to the administration but has not lodged a formal complaint, the sources said.

J&K LG Manoj Sinha joins pooja at ruins of ASI-protected temple

May 09, 2022 10:10 am

This is the second religious ceremony in three days at the site, which the ASI has tagged as a “site of national importance”. The ASI does not permit prayers at a protected site unless it was a functioning place of worship at the time the the body took charge of it.


Railway Budget prepared considering commuters' requirements: MoS Railways

February 25, 2016 4:10 pm

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Minister of State (MoS) for Indian Railways Manoj Sinha on Thursday said that this year's Railway Budget would transform the Indian Railways. He said that they have prepared the budget considering the common man and common commuters' requirements. Sinha said cleanliness was another aspect that is being looked into by the railways. He further said that the wi-fi facility that has been proposed about in the Rail Budget has already been stationed on 11 stations and the railways are aiming to install wifi in 100 railway stations. Lauding the efforts of Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu, Sinha said that Indian Railways would make the necessary progress by 2020.

Railway Budget 2016 will transform railways: Manoj Sinha

February 25, 2016 6:47 am

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Before the announcement of Rail budget 2016-17, Minister of State for Railways Manoj Sinha on Thursday said this Rail budget will act as a transforming budget for the Indian Railways. He added that this budget has been prepared keeping in view the needs of common man.