Chitrakoot bypolls: Congress retains stronghold, wins by over 14,000 votes; people want BJP to go, says party
The Congress on Sunday retained the Chitrakoot Assembly constituency in Madhya Pradesh with its candidate winning the seat in a bypoll with an improved margin of over 14,000 votes.
The BJP's defeat in the Chitrakoot Assembly bypoll in Madhya Pradesh shows in which direction the wind is blowing and that the people are angry at the party, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav said.
Chitrakoot Assembly bypoll: Congress candidate Nilanshu Chaturvedi leads by 17,355 votes after round 12 of counting
The counting of votes polled in the 9 November Chitrakoot by-election began at around 8 am on Sunday amid tight security.
Peeved at poor infrastructure in their areas, voters from two villages in Madhya Pradesh's Chitrakoot Assembly constituency boycotted the by-election being held on Wednesday.
The chief minister wants to let everyone know that he has a mind of his own and is not afraid of speaking it.
Uttar Pradesh is committed to promoting religious tourism in the state, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Monday.
Ken-Betwa river linking will help resolve Bundelkhand's water scarcity, says Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath
Yogi Adityanath was in Hamirpur for a programme where he dedicated a number of schemes to the public and laid foundation stones for many projects.
Congress has fielded Nilanshu Chaturvedi against BJP's Shankardayal Tripathi in the Chitrakoot Assembly bypoll in Madhya Pradesh scheduled to take place on 9 November
Students in Madhya Pradesh's Satna directed to respond with 'Jai Hind' during roll calls from 1 October
Schools in Madhya Pradesh's Satna district were directed to ensure from 1 October that all students answer their roll call with 'Jai Hind' instead of the regular 'Yes/No.'
The Lucknow police has filed a chargesheet against former minister and Samajwadi Party leader Gayatri Prajapati and six others for allegedly raping a woman and attempting to molest her minor daughter
Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court, on Friday, put a stay on the bail given to former Uttar Pradesh minister Gayatri Prajapati in a rape case by local court, reported ANI.
Prakash Javadekar had taken up Paldev, situated on the border of Uttar Pradesh, in 2014 under the Prime Minister's Adarsh Gram Yojana.
At least 13 persons were killed in the past 24 hours in rain related incidents in Uttar Pradesh, a home department official said on Wednesday.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav announced on Monday Rs 2 lakh each for the kin of those killed in a stampede at a temple in Madhya Pradesh.