The Centre on Thursday sought a report from the Uttar Pradesh government on the continuing violence in Saharanpur in which two died and several other were injured.
Yogi Adityanath toughens up against miscreants, tells cops to act irrespective of political leanings
Don't spare those who create nuisance irrespective of their political leanings as law and order is a top priority, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has told police officials.
In another step to discipline the bureaucracy in Uttar Pradesh, the BJP government has directed all District Magistrates (DM) and Senior Superintendents of Police (SSP) to be present in their offices between 9 am to 11 am, an official said on Friday.
Members of a panchayat in Madhya Pradesh's Panna district showed their anger against the District Magistrate – who refused to meet them to hear their complaint of misbehaviour against an officer – by handing over the memorandum to a dog.
After strong protests from BJP, the Patna district administration gave permission to the party to hold a rally to be addressed by Narendra Modi in October in the entire Gandhi maidan.
Several persons were arrested and vehicles seized in fresh raids against illegal sand mining operations here with District Magistrate Kumar Ravikant Singh and SSP Preetinder Singh themselves leading the crackdown.
Residents of the village say they don't want Nagpal to be reinstated and were agitated over reports that the state administration had given a clean chit to her.