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Yogi government sends refugees’ list to Centre, UP becomes 1st state to start implementing CAA

Lucknow: Of the 40,000 odd non-Muslim illegal immigrants living in Uttar Pradesh, 30,000 to 35,000 are living in Pilibhit district alone. According to a report prepared by the Yogi Adityanath government that has been sent to the Centre, these are mainly Hindu refugees from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh. These refugees are living here for over […]

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UP to get police commissionerate system in Lucknow, Noida

Lucknow: The Yogi Adityanath government has finally decided to implement the police commissionerate system in the state, despite stiff resistance from the IAS lobby. A proposal to this effect was passed at a cabinet meeting held here on Monday morning. Chief minister Yogi Adityanath announced this decision after the cabinet meeting and said the decision […]

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For effective policing, CM Yogi to introduce Police Commissioner system in UP

Lucknow: In a bid to brace up Uttar Pradesh’s deteriorating law and order situation, the Yogi Adityanath government has planned to introduce the Police Commissioner system in India’s most populated and crime-prone state. Despite a stiff opposition from the influential IAS lobby, Chief Minister Adityanath has decided to introduce the Police Commissioner system, initially in the […]

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UP government identifies land for mosque in Ayodhya

Ayodhya: Even as the Sunni Central Waqf Board remains undecided about accepting the five-acre land offer made by the Supreme Court in the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title verdict, the Yogi Adityanath government has shortlisted five sites for the proposed mosque. The five sites are outside the “Panchkosi Parikrama” limits, in accordance with the wishes of […]

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Priyanka slams Yogi govt over Meerut viral video

Lucknow: Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday mounted an attack on UP’s Yogi Adityanath government and the conduct of some of the senior police officers in the state. From her official Twitter handle, Priyanka tweeted a video in which a police officer in Meerut is seen making communal statements against the Muslim community. […]