Yogi Adityanath Announces Rs 20 Lakh Aid for Anupam Shyam’s Treatment

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced an assistance of Rs 20 lakh for treatment of actor Anupam Shyam, who is admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of a Mumbai hospital after being diagnosed with kidney infection. The 62-year-old actor, known for his work on the TV show “Mann Ki Awaaz: Pratigya” and in films like “Slumdog Millionaire” and “Bandit Queen”, was undergoing dialysis at Apex Kidney Care in the north Mumbai suburb of Malad. But he was shifted to Lifeline Hospital in Goregaon on July 27 after he…

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Vikas Dubey Was Impressed With Sunny Deol’s Arjun Pandit

Vikas Dubey’s plunge into crime coincided with Sunny Deol thriller “Arjun Pandit” which released in 1999. Taking a cue from the movie Dubey also became Vikas Pandit, and has been known so in political circles and even among the police personnel, who referred to him as ‘Pandit’. Local journalist who came to know him, on condition of anonymity said that he was fond of being called Pandit. The Bollywood thriller though panned out to be much different. In the film Arjun (Sunny Deol) became a puppet in the hands of…

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Hero MotoCorp presents 100 scooters to women officers of Gorakhpur Police

GORAKHPUR: Hero MotoCorp on Monday presented 100 Hero scooters to the women police officers of Gorakhpur Police Department. The fleet of scooters presented to the police officers consisted of the Hero Destini 125 and the Hero Maestro Edge 125. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath flagged off a rally of the presented scooters from Gorakhnath Mandir in Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh. The scooters have been equipped with GPS system, sires, flash lights, public announcement (PA) systems, pepper spray and other essential police accessories. These scooters will be helpful to the women…

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Yogi Adityanath hits back at Sanjay Raut’s remarks over Bulandshahr seers’ murder | India News

New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday hit back at Shiv Sena’s Sanjay Raut over his remarks on the murder of 2 priests in Bulandshahr. CMO Yogi Adityanath on their official Twiter account replied to Raut and said, “Don’t worry about UP and look over Maharashtra.” Yogi Adityanath Office’s account also wrote that under CM Yogi’s leadership, it is the rule of law that prevails in Uttar Pradesh, and people who break the law are strictly dealt with.” CMO further added that the Bulandshahr incident was investigated…

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‘Maharashtra sambhalein, UP ki chinta na karein’, Yogi Adityanath hits back at Sanjay Raut | India News

New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday hit back at Shiv Sena’s Sanjay Raut over the murder of 2 priests in Bulandshahr. CMO Yogi Adityanath on their official Twiter account replied to Raut and said, “Don’t worry about UP, look over Maharashtra.” UP CMO also said that under CM Yogi’s leadership, it is the rule of law that prevails in Uttar Pradesh, and people who break the law are strictly dealt with.” CMO further added that the Bulandshahr incident was investigated quickly and the accused were arrested…

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Arrest killers of Bulandshahr seers: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray to Yogi Adityanath | Uttar Pradesh News

MUMBAI: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday called up his Uttar Pradesh counterpart Yogi Adityanath and urged him to take stringent action against those involved in the killing of two sadhus (seers) in the Bulandshahr district. “I called up the UP CM and expressed concern over the brutal killings today. We are all with the (Uttar Pradesh) government in tackling such heinous crimes,” Thackeray said. The Shiv Sena chief stressed that on April 16, a similar incident of two sadhus and their driver being lynched had taken place in…

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UP Govt Gears Up to Send 10,000 Students Stranded in Prayagraj to Home Districts, Deploys 300 Buses

Lucknow: After facilitating safe travel for students from Kota, Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh government is now gearing up to send back stranded students studying in Prayagraj to their homes. The Chief Minister has issued an order concerning the same and asked authorities to build quarantine centres with capacities of 15,000 to 25,000 in all the districts. This is an attempt to strengthen the dampening COVID-19 healthcare system in the state. Adityanath on Monday apprised Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the condition of the state through video conferencing, elaborating…

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Scattered migrant evacuation plans turn into organised effort | India News

Scattered initiatives to evacuate migrant workers, students and pilgrims stranded across the country on Sunday coalesced into a more coordinated action plan initiated by states like Odisha, Maharashtra and Gujarat even as Karnataka signalled its reluctance to jump right in, flagging the “risk” of immediately bringing back people stuck in Covid-endemic states as a “national issue”. While Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik engaged with counterparts Uddhav Thackeray in Maharashtra and Vijay Rupani in Gujarat to work out a “safe and dignified exit plan” for migrant workers from his state, Karnataka said…

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Adityanath Calls for Increasing Plasma Therapy, Pool Testing as Covid-19 Cases in UP Near 2,000

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed that the use of plasma therapy and pool testing be increased in the state as the number of COVID-19 patients rose to 1,873 on Sunday. “The Chief Minister has instructed that we should now consider increasing plasma therapy to treat coronavirus patients, as it has yielded good results,” Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Awanish Kumar Awasthi said. He added that Adityanath has directed that pool testing is also carried out to check more people for the infection. The CM has also instructed…

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Covid-19: Evacuation exercise gathers steam across states | India News

As the national lockdown entered its fifth week, an unprecedented cross-country evacuation exercise to bring back migrant workers and other people stranded in different states appeared to gather momentum on Saturday with Punjab sending 80 buses to ferry back Sikh pilgrims stuck in Maharashtra and UP preparing to bring back at least 9,500 labourers from Haryana by Sunday. Around 100 Sikh pilgrims stranded at Takht Sri Hazur Sahib in Maharashtra’s Nanded left for their home states of Punjab, Haryana and New Delhi after a push from Punjab CM Amarinder Singh…

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After Delhi, 5 more states want lockdown extended beyond May 3 | India News

A day after the Delhi government said the lockdown would have to be continued till May 16 in the national capital, five states — Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Bengal, Punjab and Odisha — on Saturday veered towards extending curbs in hotspots of their respective states beyond May 3. Six other states — Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Karnataka — said they would follow the Centre’s directive, while Assam, Kerala and Bihar would take a call after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s video conference with states and Union territories…

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Mayor’s ‘Save Agra’ Letter to Adityanath Amid Covid-19 Sparks Row, Priyanka Gandhi Voices Concern

File photo of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra. The death toll due to Covid-19 in Uttar Pradesh rose to 27 with two more fatalities, while 177 fresh cases were reported on Saturday taking the total number of cases in the state to 1,793. PTI Last Updated: April 26, 2020, 3:43 PM IST Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday said cases of coronavirus are increasing everyday in Agra and cited a letter written by the mayor who has sought bold decisions to save the city. Agra Mayor Naveen Jain…

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