The 403-seat UP assembly where Yogi rules with an iron-clad majority of 314 seats, is up for grabs in a 7-phase election from February 10 to March 7. Results will be announced on March 10.
Top Stories Jan 22, 2022, 7:20 PM IST
The Dalit politician had already stated that he would run against Yogi Adityanath in the February-March poll. His party publicly confirmed on Thursday, only days after the BJP revealed that Yogi Adityanath would run for the UP election from Gorakhpur Sadar.
Politics Jan 20, 2022, 1:43 PM IST
“I remember the oath-taking ceremony of Chief Minister (Yogi Adityanath). I had seen Radha Mohan Agarwal on the occasion. He was not able to find a seat and had to keep standing. He has been insulted the most in the BJP government,” SP chief Akhilesh Yadav said.
Top Stories Jan 17, 2022, 5:06 PM IST
As soon as the announcement was made, sitting MLA Dr Radha Mohan Das Agarwal, who was actively campaigning for the election, stopped his campaign.
Top Stories Jan 17, 2022, 2:08 PM IST
The Bharatiya Janata Party decision to field Yogi Adityanath from Gorakhpur has triggered euphoria among local residents who unanimously say that they will vote for 'Baba'.
India News Jan 15, 2022, 4:00 PM IST
Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan, who is also BJP's Uttar Pradesh poll in-charge, announced that party has released the list of 57 out of 58 candidates for the first phase of the elections and 38 out of 55 for the second phase.
Politics Jan 15, 2022, 1:06 PM IST
Adityanath's visit to the Dalit family in Gorakhpur came just a few days after Swami Prasad Maurya, Dara Singh Chauhan, and Dharam Singh Saini resigned from the government. They had accused the BJP government of being anti-Dalit.
Politics Jan 14, 2022, 5:00 PM IST
Union Home Minister Amit Shah performed a sector-by-sector assessment and received comments from regional in-charges on the ground realities in the state.
Politics Jan 12, 2022, 7:49 PM IST
His comments came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi claimed in Gorakhpur, in a dig at the Samajwadi Party, that individuals wearing red hats pursue red beacons and are a red alarm Uttar Pradesh.
Politics Dec 8, 2021, 1:18 PM IST
As per sources, the influential Tiwari may switch over to SP formally on December 10 in presence of SP Chief Akhilesh Yadav.
Top Stories Dec 7, 2021, 3:27 PM IST
Addressing a rally after the inauguration of projects in Gorakhpur, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, “When there is a double engine government, then work takes place at double speed. When work is done with honest intentions, then even calamities can't become obstacles.”
Top Stories Dec 7, 2021, 3:23 PM IST
The projects include Hindustan Urvarak Rasayan Limited's (HURL) newly constructed fertiliser factory, the AIIMS building, and the ICMR's regional unit Regional Medical Research Centre.
Top Stories Dec 7, 2021, 9:25 AM IST
PM Modi will today inaugurate AIIMS Gorakhpur and other development projects worth over Rs. 9,600 crores.
Top Stories Dec 6, 2021, 8:39 PM IST
The expressway will traverse through nine districts of Uttar Pradesh, including Lucknow, Amethi, and Ghazipur. It will also connect important cities like Varanasi, Ayodhya, Gorakhpur and Allahabad through link roads.
Top Stories Nov 16, 2021, 3:08 PM IST
An FIR has been registered which states that the incident took place on 10th November 2021 (Wednesday). Gorakhpur police have shared the action taken in the incident on their official Twitter account.
India News Nov 11, 2021, 3:03 PM IST