Yogi Government paints Lucknow Haj house saffron Current Affairs 

Yogi Government paints Lucknow Haj house saffron

Lucknow: Yogi Government on a spree to paint everything in UP with saffron colour added one more in its list. Now this time it is the government-run Haj House in Lucknow whose exterior walls have been painted saffron. News agency ANI tweeted two pictures of the Haj house buildings where the exterior walls were seen painted with saffron colour. Uttar Pradesh: Exterior walls of Haj House in Lucknow painted saffron. pic.twitter.com/xio9celKeL — ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) January 5, 2018 This development of UP govt erupted a controversy with opposition parties slamming…

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Taj Mahal dropped from Yogi Governments tourism booklet Current Affairs 

Taj Mahal dropped from Yogi Governments tourism booklet

NEW DELHI: Uttar Pradesh government has dropped Taj Mahal, an Unesco world heritage site that draws millions of tourists from across the globe and earns the government crores in revenue from the list of tourist destinations. Taj Mahal did not get place in newly published booklet by UP government and instead it carries the name of temples from Mathura, Ayodhya and Gorakhpur in the list. Iconic Ganga aarti on its cover, the 32-pages booklet titled ‘Uttar Pradesh Paryatan-Apaar Sambhavanaayein’ (UP Tourism-Unlimited Possibilities), has been printed to promote the tourist spots…

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Uttar Pradesh Farmer gets 1 paisa loan waiver, Yogi Adityanath says it is not a mistake Current Affairs 

Uttar Pradesh Farmer gets 1 paisa loan waiver, Yogi Adityanath says it is not a mistake

MATHURA: An Uttar Pradesh farmer from Mathura district received one paisa waiver on Rs 1,55,000 loan amount under Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s much-hyped farmer loan waiver scheme, ‘Rin Mochan Yojana’. Chiddhi, a marginal farmer from Govardhan Tehsil in the Mathura district owns a few bighas of land said that he had taken crop loan of Rs. 1.55 lakh from Panjab National Bank 6 years ago. He says, he is eligible for Rs. 1 lakh rupee loan waiver under the scheme. Mathura: Farmer gets loan waiver of 1 paise on Rs…

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Lucknow Metro breaks down on day 1, more than 100 rescued Current Affairs 

Lucknow Metro breaks down on day 1, more than 100 rescued

LUCKNOW: On its debut commercial run, more than 100 passengers were rescued from the Lucknow metro this morning as the first day of the new service turned nightmare. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh had jointly inaugurated the 8.5-kilometre on Tuesday. Governor Ram Naik was also present on the occasion. The train ran into a technical glitch and stopped for over an hour. The passengers, including school children were stuck till a team of officials from the Lucknow Metro Rail Corporation (LMRC) arrived to rescue them. There was no air-conditioning or lights when…

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