In April this year, state Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had approved this flagship scheme 'Rin Mochan Yojana' to waive crop loan of small and marginal farmers subject to a ceiling of Rs 1,00,000.
The action comes after the UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath had recently hinted that strict action will be taken against builders engaging in fraudulent practices
Congress spokesperson Manish Tiwari also demanded strict action against those responsible for the deaths, allegedly due to shortage of supply of liquid oxygen, at Baba Raghav Das Medical College in eastern Uttar Pradesh.
Issuing a stern warning to officials, Adityanath said, "If anybody is showing laxity in work which are directly linked to the public, then they will face serious consequences."
On a day when India is celebrating the 75th anniversary of Quit India Movement, there are 3 different rallies and a state tour being held across various parts of India.
"Uttar Pradesh is India's largest producer of ethanol for blending with petrol after Maharashtra. As such, the state should promote use of cleaner-burning fuel from sugarcane as the move would result in twin benefits of reducing dependence on crude oil imports and carbon emissions," Assocham national Secretary General, D S Rawat, said in a release here today.
After casting his vote, the chief minister told reporters that NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind will win the election with a huge margin.
Usually, MPs vote in Parliament House and MLAs in their respective state assemblies.
The Green Tribunal allocated six weeks to the Yogi Adityanath government to relocate tanneries from Jajmau to Unnao or any other appropriate place.
In his maiden State budget, UP CM Yogi Adityanath has decided to set aside Rs 40 crore from the state exchequer for the welfare of stray animals
Uttar Pradesh Finance Minister Rajesh Agarwal yesterday presented the maiden budget of Yogi Adityanath government, which also happens to be the first state budget post-GST
The budget for 2017-18 presented in the assembly on Tuesday has also made a provision of Rs 10 crore to set up Single Window Clearance, Rs 5 crore to set up incubators in Lucknow, and a provision of Rs 10 crore for “Vishwakarma Shram Samman Yojna”.
The state government will pay an amount of Rs 254.17 crore which will benefit as many as 69,729 farmers in the district.
In his speech, he said the budget would take the state forward on the high trajectory of growth which has been pegged at 10 per cent in the next five years.
Charging the previous government of insensitivity towards the homeless, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said today that ten lakh houses will be constructed in the state by 2019 for them
The population control initiative from the Centre is to be implemented across 145 districts with High Fertility rates.
Of the 8,591 highway liquor shops affected by the Supreme Court order, 2,000 are yet to be relocated while 3,000 shop owners have surrendered their liquor licences, said UP Excise Minister Jai Pratap Singh.
The state government will open 20 'Krishi Vigyan Kendras' (agricultural research centres) and train farmers in using newer technologies, Adityanath said.
Adityanath, addressing bank officials at a special state-level bankers committee meet, said the crop-loan waiver scheme will be successful only when the state government is able to ensure that relief reaches the bank accounts of every small and marginal farmer.
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath released the booklet "100 din vishwas ke" at a press conference on his government's performance since he assumed office on March 19.
Many of the promises — as mentioned in the party’s Lok Sankalp Patra — are yet to be fulfilled by the Chief Minister even after a seemingly sincere effort.
As the state's BJP government completes 100 days in the office in the next few days, a Samajwadi Party spokesperson said it was resorting to such tactics to "smokescreen its failures".
One of the officials said the company’s gameplan included grabbing opportunities thrown up by the government’s regional connectivity scheme.
"The CM has approved the draft of the new industrial policy after some amendments. It will be uploaded on the website of the department today for suggestions and objections of people before finalising it and presenting it before the state cabinet," an official spokesman said here.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today said that his government has brought in "uniformity" in power supply across the state, unlike the previous governments which favoured "only five districts" at the cost of the remaining ones.