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UP: CM says all departments, institutions should come together for development of Purvanchal

December 13, 2020 10:42 am

The Chief Minister was virtually addressing the concluding session of the three-day webinar on “Sustainable development: issues, strategies and future direction of Purvanchal” held at Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gorakhpur University.

Govt: Focus on making Purvanchal destination for firms leaving China

December 12, 2020 10:25 am

“The agriculture-rich Purvanchal region is known for its cheap labour. If we now concentrate on skill development of the labour force, then instead of choosing Vietnam or Thailand, the foreign companies will select Purvanchal as their investment destination,” said Additional Chief Secretary of MSME and Export Promotion Navneet Sehgal.

Purvanchal push: AAP govt brings Maithili to school

July 16, 2019 1:30 am

Maithili and Bhojpuri are traditionally spoken in Eastern Uttar Pradesh and Western Bihar — a portion referred to as Purvanchal — from where it is estimated 30% of Delhi’s population hails.

PM Modi lays foundation stone of 340 km-long Purvanchal Expressway: All you need to know

July 14, 2018 5:13 pm

The expressway will run through Azamgarh, the constituency of Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav, among nine districts. There is also a proposal to link the expressway to Varanasi, the constituency of PM Modi.

Purvanchal Expressway project: Tender process completed, gets Cabinet approval

July 11, 2018 4:56 am

The Cabinet also approved the proposal to provide free land to construction agencies for construction of houses under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna (Urban) for economically weaker sections.

Special team, 10 candidates try to keep AAP’s Purvanchali base

January 26, 2015 1:53 am

Five of the AAP’s 28 MLAs in the last Assembly were Purvanchalis.

Others too call for splitting the ‘huge’ state

August 01, 2013 1:28 am

Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) on Wednesday raised the demand for creation of Harit Pradesh by carving out western region from UP.

AAI plans 9 low-cost airports in UP

July 02, 2013 4:16 am

Azamgarh is likely to become the fourth city in Purvanchal region of the state to find a place on the air map.

Maya writes to PM again,now seeks separate Purvanchal

December 14, 2009 2:39 am

Two days after writing to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh,seeking statehood for Bundelkhand and western Uttar Pradesh,Chief Minister Mayawati on Sunday shot off another letter to the Prime Minister,this time demanding statehood for a Purvanchal state in eastern UP.