The appointment by AICC also assumes significance as it comes amid speculation over the possibility of a leadership change in Chhattisgarh where minister TS Singhdeo is vying for the CM post.
As per the poltical pundits, Jitin Prasada got the cabinet rank to placate the allegedly sulking Brahmins in the state.
The state government had in July unveiled a policy aimed at stabilising the population in Uttar Pradesh and reducing maternal and infant deaths in a time-bound manner.
The police personnel were transferred to Shamli and Saharanpur districts from Muzaffarnagar, the DIG said.
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.
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.'
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The FIR also mentions 500 unidentified persons who were part of the yatra on Sunday from the GIC ground till the Shaheed Smarak in Sanjay Place, police said.
Shailendra Singh said that loyal and old time Congresspersons have been neglected since Lallu took over and this is why dedicated leaders are quitting the party.
The proposed name of his new outfit is Adhikar Sena, he said and requested his supporters to suggest more names along with purpose, mission and structure of the party.
The election committee includes state party chief Lallu, CLP leader Aradhana Mona Misra, senior leaders Khurshid, Shukla, Nirmal Khatri, Pramod Tiwari, P L Punia, R P N Singh and Vivek Bansal.
'Today with the available technology, it will not even take six months. It can be done within three months or even less,' Samajwadi Party Akhilesh Yadav said at a conference in Lucknow.
The BJP national president is scheduled to meet constituency in-charges and 66 Zila Panchayat chairpersons who have won with the support of BJP during a 2-day stay in the state.
The Om Prakash Rajbhar-led Suheldev Bharatiya Samaj Party and the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen have announced to fight the elections together.
Main opposition Samajwadi Party (SP) won in just five districts, including Azamgarh (SP chief Akhilesh Yadav’s parliamentary constituency), Sant Kabir Nagar, Etawah, Ballia and Etah.
'An alliance with the Congress is out of the question,' said Party president and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi.