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.
The Uttar Pradesh police claim that seven lakh people have been questioned by its anti-Romeo squads over the past two months.
The visit comes a day after criminal conspiracy charges were framed against top BJP leaders in the Babri mosque demolition case.
Uttar Pradesh government today sought cooperation from Belgium in the cleaning of river Ganga before the Prayag Ardh Kumbh in 2019.
The chief minister welcomed Advani with a bouquet of flowers as the former deputy prime minister stopped at the VVIP guest house before leaving for the special court.
The UP chief minister insisted that the central government's welfare schemes were devoid of any partisanship and in fact were launched with the aim to ensure 'development for all'.
The two-day meeting of the Council, headed by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and comprising representatives of all states, is working on fitting most of the items in the 5, 12, 18 and 28 per cent template.
A request from the UP police to the state Home Department seeking sanction to prosecute the case where Yogi Adityanath is an accused along with four others including party MLA from Gorakhpur is hanging fire for two years.
The Aayog's Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya and Chief Executive Officer Amitabh Kant will make a presentation about the steps required for development of the state to UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, a source said.
Padamshri Haji Kalimullah has developed mango varieties and named them after famous personas, the latest being UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
The Urban Development Minister, who held a meeting with the chief minister and senior officials, handed over release order to the tune Rs 1,263 crore for different projects in the state.
The decision in this regard was taken at the state cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath here.
This was announced by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath at the inaugural session of the BJP state executive meeting here. His announcement assumes significance in the light of a number of hooch tragedies in the state in recent years.
"The CM will meet MPs every week on Friday between 4-5 pm at secretariat annexe. Legislators can meet him on Monday and Thursday during the same time", an official release issued here said.
A person involved in theft of electricity for the first time can be imprisoned for up to five years, while a second time offender can be sentenced for up to seven years, according to the state's Power Ministry.
On March 23, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had asked private millers to settle arrears and warned of strict action against defaulters.
In an order issued by the Chief Minister's office said the use of blue and red beacon lights by ministers and officials was being ended from Friday. However, they would be allowed on the escort vehicles.
A report by rating agency Fitch today said loan write offs work as an incentive to skip loan repayments.
Sehgal has been divested of all charge and replaced by UP cadre IAS officer Avanish Kumar Awasthi, who was relieved by the Centre following a request by Chief Minister Yogi Aditaynath after he took oath on March 19.
The UP government is planning to sign an MoU with the Centre for 'power to all' scheme to ensure that there is power supply in various parts of the state.
A meeting of the state cabinet chaired by Adityanath, the second since he assumed office last month, also decided that district headquarters will get 24-hour power supply, Power Minister Shrikant Sharma told reporters here after the three-hour-long meeting.
Tweeting about the Tuesday’s Cabinet meeting, Uttar Pradesh Health Minister Sidharth Nath Singh said the agenda was to “serve the common man”.
The BJP today termed SP leader Azam Khan's gesture of returning a cow gifted to him by a seer as a move to "maintain his relevance" in the current political scenario of Uttar Pradesh.