UP polls

2022 UP polls: Political parties scramble to win over Dalits through outreach programmes

While SP has announced a special programme in rural areas, the BJP has planned the national executive meeting of its SC wings for two days starting Saturday in Varanasi.

published on : 18th September 2021

EC transfers out 28 police personnel from Muzaffarnagar ahead of Uttar Pradesh polls

The police personnel were transferred to Shamli and Saharanpur districts from Muzaffarnagar, the DIG said.

published on : 18th September 2021

Akhilesh promises to restore Vishwakarma Puja holiday, a temple for deity if voted to power

It may be recalled that after assuming charge in UP, Yogi Adityanath had shortened the list of state holidays including the Vishwakarma Jayanti.

published on : 17th September 2021

2022 UP polls: Yogi govt withdraws 900 cases against farmers for stubble burning

The Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Avanish Awasthi has issued orders in this regard after CM Adityanath announced the decision of the state government in this connection.

published on : 16th September 2021

2022 UP polls: AAP promises 300 units of free electricity, 24/7 power supply

He claimed that in Uttar Pradesh the electricity bill for the first 300 units used to stand at Rs 1,900 at present which would be zero if AAP would be voted to power in the state.

published on : 16th September 2021

AAP unfurls Tiranga Yatra in UP before next year’s Assembly polls

The Yatra was launched by AAP leader and Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia along with the party’s UP in-charge and Rajya Sabha member Sanjay Singh.

published on : 14th September 2021

Congress vicharaks vs RSS pracharaks in Uttar Pradesh

Congress Seva Dal, which was once seen more as a ceremonial organisation, has zeroed in on 100 constituencies in Uttar Pradesh where their members would be campaigning for the party.

published on : 14th September 2021

New university in Aligarh to be named after Jat king Mahendra Pratap Singh

Modi’s visit to Aligarh is being seen as a move by the BJP to placate the sulking Jat community of western UP owing to the promulgation of three contentious farm laws.

published on : 13th September 2021

'Only time will tell which party has lost existence in UP': Priyanka Gandhi takes a dig at BJP

Priyanka, who is touring Raebareli and Amethi, was responding to UP deputy CM Keshav Maurya’s claim that the state had got rid of Congress.

published on : 13th September 2021

Congress will contest UP polls under Priyanka Gandhi Vadra's leadership: Salman Khurshid

Salman Khurshid, asked about the Chief Minister's face in UP polls, he said, 'We will be fighting the upcoming Assembly elections under the leadership of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra.'

published on : 13th September 2021

Priyanka Gandhi tours Rae Bareli constituency to energise workers in view of UP assembly polls

Priyanka Gandhi, during her meeting with party workers, said that the Congress this time, plans to declare candidates well in time for the state assembly elections.

published on : 12th September 2021

UP polls: AIMIM offers party ticket to gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari

The All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul-Muslimeen's (AIMIM) national spokesperson Syed Asim Waqar said the party's doors are open for Ansari.

published on : 10th September 2021

2022 UP polls: Congress vows to ‘expose’ BJP govt through ‘Pratigya Yatra’ 

The party also decided to declare the candidates for 2022 assembly elections well in advance so that they could get ample time to make a ground for themselves.

published on : 10th September 2021

BJP makes Dharmendra Pradhan in charge of poll-bound Uttar Pradesh

Pralhad Joshi has been appointed in charge of Uttarakhand for the upcoming Assembly election in 2022 and BJP MP Locket Chatterjee has been appointed as a co-in charge for the polls.

published on : 8th September 2021

BJP confident farmers' protests won’t dent vote bank in UP, Punjab

BJP leaders also indicate there will not be any tangible government outreach to the farmers’ unions in the coming days.

published on : 8th September 2021
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