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Dec 09, 2017
After Diwali, now Uttar Pradesh govt to organise grand Holi celebration at BarsanaAfter the grand Diwali celebrations in Ayodhya, the Uttar Pradesh Tourism Department will now celebrate Holi in Barsana, the birth place of Radha, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath announced.
Oct 26, 2017
Yogi Adityanath committed to preservation of Taj Mahal, calls it 'India’s gem' on his visit to AgraUttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday swept the road outside the Taj Mahal, visited the Mughal-era monument and described it as a gem and an integral part of Indian culture days after some of his party colleagues called it a 'blot' on Indian culture.
Oct 18, 2017
Yogi Adityanath is right: Taj Mahal was built by sweat of Indian workers, but it remains edifice of exploitationThere is no doubt that BJP MLA Sangeet Som exposed his poor knowledge of history by describing the Taj Mahal as a “blot on Indian culture”. In response, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath has reiterated his government’s commitment to not only safeguard and preserve one of the “wonders of the world” but also further promote its fame. However, the Yogi’s remark that the Taj Mahal was "built by the blood and sweat of Indian labourers" has both positive and negative connotations.
Oct 16, 2017
Sangeet Som's remarks on Taj Mahal betray ignorance of history and frustration with BJP leadershipSom thinks the world is wrong. He views the Taj as a monument of hate. He thinks it isn't a symbol of our history and heritage, but a "blot on Indian culture" and is built by "traitors." Thankfully, it is beyond Som's capability to rewrite history and change the popular belief surrounding this architectural marvel. To the world, the Taj is a symbol of India.
Oct 16, 2017
Taj Mahal, built by traitors, a blot on Indian culture, says Sangeet Som: Supports UP govt move to remove it from tourism bookletBJP MLA Sangeet Som courted fresh controversy on Monday after he declared that the Taj Mahal was a "blot on India culture".
Jun 15, 2016
Centre clears tourism projects worth 300 Crore for UPThe Ministry has launched the Swadesh Darshan Scheme in 2014-15 with an aim to develop theme based tourism circuits in the country