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Yogi govt to launch mega testing drive in villages

Yogi govt to launch mega testing drive in villages

🕔17:22, 3.May 2021

Lucknow, May 3  In order to prevent Covid surge in the rural areas in Uttar Pradesh, the Yogi Adityanath government is going to launch a mega testing campaign for Covid infection in all the revenue villages of the state from

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Yogi govt to float global tender for Covid vaccine

Yogi govt to float global tender for Covid vaccine

🕔10:22, 30.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 30  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has decided to float a global tender for four crore vaccine doses. UP has a massive target of vaccinating about nine crore people in the 18-44 age group, according to

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Yogi govt to provide 100 days employment to 25 lakh families

Yogi govt to provide 100 days employment to 25 lakh families

🕔18:04, 29.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 29  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has charted out a plan to scale up employment under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MNREGS) by engaging gram rozgar sewaks and women workers who will ensure 100

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UP places order for 1 crore Covid vax

UP places order for 1 crore Covid vax

🕔12:40, 26.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 26 The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has placed an order for one crore Covid-19 vaccine doses for the third phase of the vaccination drive, beginning May 1. In a statement, the chief minister said, “Uttar Pradesh government

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UP govt to get Rs 14,246 cr for disaster management

UP govt to get Rs 14,246 cr for disaster management

🕔16:19, 9.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 9  Uttar Pradesh will get a sum of Rs 14,246 crore for disaster management in the next five years. A government spokesman said that in appreciation of the readiness in disaster situation shown by the Yogi Adityanath government

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UP to plant 30 Cr trees this year

UP to plant 30 Cr trees this year

🕔14:34, 1.Apr 2021

Lucknow, April 1  Uttar Pradesh will break its own record this year by planting 30 crore trees. The state government had claimed that it had planted 25 crore trees last year, even during the pandemic. In fact, last year, against

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UP to reduce compliance burden on business

UP to reduce compliance burden on business

🕔17:32, 11.Mar 2021

Lucknow, March 11 Having achieved a considerable progress in the ‘Ease of Doing Business’ by securing the second spot nationally in the implementation of Business Reforms Action Plan, the Uttar Pradesh government has initiated the process to reduce the regulatory compliance

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Hybrid National Horticulture Fair attracts farmers from North India

Hybrid National Horticulture Fair attracts farmers from North India

🕔07:30, 10.Feb 2021

Bengaluru, Feb 10  Farmers of Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, and Rajasthan were enthusiastically interacting with horticultural scientists via a virtual platform on Tuesday. This was in contrast with a section of farmers, especially from Punjab,

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Yogi turns to GeM to check corruption in UP

Yogi turns to GeM to check corruption in UP

🕔14:55, 20.Jan 2021

Lucknow, Jan 20  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has managed to check corruption within the government by mandating that all purchases by its departments and their subordinate institutions be made through the GeM portal. The process has reflected

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15 IAS officers transferred in UP

15 IAS officers transferred in UP

🕔11:27, 17.Jan 2021

Lucknow, Jan 17  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh has transferred 15 IAS officers, including Divisional Commissioners and District Magistrates. The transfers were announced late Saturday night. According to an official release, Shiva Kant Dwivedi, who was on waiting

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UP conducts final dry-run of Covid vaccination

UP conducts final dry-run of Covid vaccination

🕔14:08, 11.Jan 2021

Lucknow, Jan 11  The third dry run of Covid-19 vaccination at 1,500 centres is being carried out in Uttar Pradesh on Monday, officials said. According to a government spokesman, this will the third and final mock drill to test all

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Post lockdown, UP at 5th position in exports from India

Post lockdown, UP at 5th position in exports from India

🕔16:10, 2.Jan 2021

Lucknow, Jan 2  As India gradually came out of the nationwide lockdown enforced due to the coronavirus pandemic, Uttar Pradesh witnessed a rebound in terms of exports — which otherwise had taken a hit — and is at the fifth

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World Bank to fund $500 mn ‘green’ highways project in India

World Bank to fund $500 mn ‘green’ highways project in India

🕔07:10, 23.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 23  India and the World Bank on Tuesday signed a $500 million project to build safe and green national highway corridors in the states of Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Andhra Pradesh. The project will also

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Yogi to inaugurate 2 sulphur-free sugar plants

Yogi to inaugurate 2 sulphur-free sugar plants

🕔11:19, 9.Dec 2020

Lucknow, Dec 9  Uttar Pradesh is set to begin production of sulphur-less or sulphur-free sugar in the state when Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath inaugurates two plants in Basti and Gorakhpur sugar mills on Wednesday. With the first-of-its-kind facility in the

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UP to come up with new policy to encourage exports

UP to come up with new policy to encourage exports

🕔16:47, 30.Oct 2020

Lucknow, Oct 30 Aiming to achieve a one-trillion-dollar state economy, the Uttar Pradesh plans to come up with a new export policy to encourage such endeavour from businesses operating in the state. The new policy will aim to increase the exports

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Fly ash goes long distance as NTPC begins to transport across the country

Fly ash goes long distance as NTPC begins to transport across the country

🕔16:34, 13.Oct 2020

India’s largest power producer, NTPC has started to collaborate with cement manufacturers across the country to supply fly ash as part of its endeavour to achieve 100% utilisation of the by-product produced during power generation. The power producer is leveraging

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Yogi govt lifts Sunday curbs

Yogi govt lifts Sunday curbs

🕔17:37, 8.Sep 2020

Lucknow, Sep 8  The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday revoked the Sunday restrictions and markets will now follow their weekly arrangements as per the earlier practice. The state government had earlier ordered weekend lockdowns in which all markets, commercial establishments

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Industrial projects back on track in UP

Industrial projects back on track in UP

🕔17:12, 8.Sep 2020

Lucknow, Sep 8 With constant intervention by the Yogi Adityanath government, the various industrial projects which were earlier believed to have been dropped by the investors in Uttar Pradesh, are now back on track. According to Alok Kumar, Additional Chief Secretary,

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Yogi to create game-changing body for farmers

Yogi to create game-changing body for farmers

🕔18:16, 3.Sep 2020

Lucknow, Sep 3  The Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh is all set to create a new body, dedicated to the farmers. The new body will assist enterprising farmer producer organisations (FPOs) in investing in projects for post-harvest infrastructure management

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Central teams to be rushed to 4 states as Covid cases surge

Central teams to be rushed to 4 states as Covid cases surge

🕔08:24, 1.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sept 01  Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday decided to deploy high-level Central teams to four states — Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, and Odisha, which are witnessing a sudden surge in the number of coronavirus cases

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