Yogi Adityanath is an Indian monk and Hindu nationalist politician serving as the 22nd and current Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, in office since 19 March 2017.
Ayodhya is now getting ready for a new look. Besides, a cruise on the Saryu, a five-star hotel and heritage hotels are being planned along with a Ram Corridor that will extend for 13km from the Ram Janambhoomi site to the site where the Ram Statue is to be installed.
Just 72 hours after the Supreme Court verdict on the Ayodhya title suit dispute, Akhil Bharat Hindu Mahasabha has shot off a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi demanding criminal cases against Ker Sevaks for bringing down the Babri Masjid, be withdrawn. The organisation has also demanded 'martyr' status for Kar Sevaks killed in 1992 and during other endeavours for kar seva.
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Tuesday that after the Kartarpur Corridor, it is now the turn of Nankana Sahib to open its door for the people of this country.
All the markets and commercial establishment remained open in the temple town and business was as usual in Muslim areas in the district after the Supreme Court verdict on the Ayodhya dispute was delivered on Saturday morning, police said.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath welcomed Supreme Court's verdict on the Ram Janmabhoomi - Babri Masjid dispute and urged people to contribute towards maintaining unity and harmony in the country.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has called for peace ahead of the Supreme Court's historic verdict in the decades-old Ayodhya case on Saturday and said that the judgement should not be seen as anybody's victory or loss.
Even as the UP Police's Economic Offences Wing (EOW) continues to grill three key officials in the Rs 4,000 crore Employees' Provident Fund scam, the Yogi Adityanath government on Friday night finally removed the UP Power Corporation Ltd (UPPCL) Chairman Alok Kumar from his post. Besides heading UPPCL, Alok Kumar, a senior IAS officer, was also the Principal Secretary (Energy), considered an important assignment in the state government.
Security has been heightened here ahead of the verdict in the Ayodhya title dispute case.
The Uttar Pradesh state legislature will mark Constitution Day on November 26 with another special session, focusing on the Preamble of the Constitution and the basic duties (Article-51A) enshrined in it.
Ahead of the Supreme Court verdict on the Ayodhya dispute, the Uttar Pradesh government has issued strict guidelines disallowing people from posting offensive posts on social media on deities. The order restricts even the electronic media from conducting debates in Ayodhya during this period.