Seeking to deflect opposition's charges of irregularities in police recruitment in Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday said his government was only following the previous BSP government's policy.
With an aim to form government in Uttar Pradesh for the second time in 2017 and counter growing influence of BJP, the ruling Samajwadi Party will revive the organisation by giving more emphasis to party workers and propagating the "good work" done by it.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday ordered the suspension of the Chief Forest Conservator and the Forest Conservator for their alleged "laxity" in plantation drive in the eco-sensitive Taj Trapezium Zone.
In a shocking incident, a class XI student was arrested and sent to jail for allegedly posting derogatory comments on Facebook against Samajwadi Party leader and Uttar Pradesh Urban Development Minister Azam Khan.
Taking serious note of the losses suffered by the farmers due to rains and hailstorm, Uttar Pradesh Chief minister Akhilesh Yadav has released Rs 200 crore from state's emergency funds and directed officials to suspend recovery of dues from farmers.