Close on the heels of suspension of Noida Authority Engineer-in-Chief Yadav Singh following IT raids, several BJP activists led by party's state president Lakshmikant Vajpayee and Union Minister Mahesh Sharma on Friday protested against the alleged "corruption" in the authority.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated a five-day cultural festival 'Sanskriti', which will highlight the rich cultural heritage of India through performances such as music, dance, drama, poetry, screenings of films on cultural themes, exhibitions of art and literary works here.
Minister of State for Culture and Tourism Mahesh Sharma Wednesday said a weekly monitoring system will be introduced soon for the various organisations under the ministry and insisted on timely spending of funds.
Tough action against touts, setting up tourist facility centres and launching heli-service are some of the priorities underlined by new Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma after assuming charge here on Monday.
From being a medical practitioner to winning the Lok Sabha elections this year from Gautam Budh Nagar in UP, it has been a long journey for Mahesh Sharma who took oath today as Ministers of State (Independent Charge) in the Narendra Modi government.