A massive fire broke out in slum area in Ghaziabad in the wee hours of April 11. Fire tenders rushed to spot to douse the flames.
In view of the surge in COVID-19 cases, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visits corona control room amid surge in coronavirus cases.
UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has expressed his condolence to the kin of the deceased and has also announced financial assistance of Rs 2 lakh to be provided to the dependents of those who lost their lives in the accident.
Of the 12,787 fresh COVID-19 cases, 4,059 were reported from Lucknow, followed by 1,460 from Allahabad, 983 from Varanasi, 706 from Kanpur, it said. So far, 6,08,853 patients have recovered from the disease. The count of active COVID-19 cases in the state stands at 58,801.
Uttar Pradesh Additional Chief Secretary (Health) Amit Mohan Prasad informed that the state has reported 12,787 fresh COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours.
At least 10 people were killed and over 30 injured as a truck on which they were travelling fell into a gorge in UP's Etawah on Saturday, police said.
The Uttar Pradesh government has ordered 50 per cent work-force in government and private offices in 4 districts in the state including Lucknow Kanpur, Prayagraj and Varanasi, in view of the rising Covid cases. The remaining 50 per cent staff will work from home.
Varanasi court on Thursday allowed Archaeological Survey of India to conduct a survey of the Kashi Vishwanath Temple-Gyanvapi mosque complex. The court also said that all expenses for the archeological survey to be borne by the Uttar Pradesh government.
The medical negligence by the health centre came to light after the condition of the elderly woman became serious and the relatives complained to the chief medical officer demanding action.
Salasar Techno Engineering's new plant in Hapur will give employment to more than 1000 people including contracted labor.
Age is just a number for Rani Devi who has filed her nomination for the upcoming Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls. She is 81-year-old and the resident of Rudrapur Bail, a village that falls under the Chaubepur block of Kanpur district. She has filed her nomination papers for Block Development Council (BDC) member. Devi wants to take up projects related to the development of the village if she wins the polls. The state gram panchayat elections are scheduled to be held in four phases starting from April 15. The votes will be counted on May 2.
The Uttar Pradesh government, however, has denied all allegations and said a team of doctors of the Banda Medical College examined Mukhtar Ansari at the jail and no "immediate" health issues were found by it.
Uttar Pradesh reported seven new fatalities during the last 24 hours, taking the death toll to 1,248. The new deaths include Professor Brajesh Shukla of the Lucknow University, a recipient of the Padma Shri award, and chief pharmacist of police lines, RK Chaudhary.
The police convoy entered Uttar Pradesh through the Eastern Peripheral Expressway in Baghpat around 6.00 pm, Allahabad zone Additional Director General of Police Prem Prakash said.
A team of Uttar Pradesh Police on Tuesday left for Banda jail from Punjab's Rupnagar with gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari. Ansari is being brought to Banda from Punjab at the behest of the Supreme Court. As many as 100 UP Police personnel reached Punjab yesterday to bring back Ansari. Ansari, an MLA from Mau, is facing trial in several cases in Uttar Pradesh.
The COVID-19 death toll in Uttar Pradesh rose to 8,924 on Tuesday with 30 more people succumbing to the disease while 5,928 fresh cases in a day pushed the infection tally to 6,39,928.
Gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari, who faces trial in several cases in Punjab, is being taken from Ropar jail where he was lodged to the Banda jail in Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday. The ambulance in which Ansari was taken to Uttar Pradesh, arrived at Police Lines in Rupnagar, Punjab early morning today.
Mathura SP Dr Gaurav Grover said the robbery took place in early hours of the day when the bus was on its way to Hamirpur in UP from Delhi.
The Governor had on January 9, 2021, promulgated the Uttar Pradesh Regulation of Urban Premises Tenancy Ordinance 2021. This was implemented in the state on January 11, 2021, but since the assembly was adjourned indefinitely due to unavoidable circumstances, the Bill could not be passed and, therefore, an ordinance is being brought.
Uttar Pradesh Police personnel reached Punjab's Rupnagar district on Tuesday to bring back jailed gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari, who faces trial in several cases in the state.