More Than 24% Voter Turnout Recorded In Uttar Pradesh Till 11am
Thursday, April 11, 2019, 1:52 PM
Over 24% polling has been recorded till 11am in eight LS-seats of western UP in first-leg of seven phased general elections. Three Union ministers VK Singh (Ghaziabad), Satyapal Singh (Baghpat) and Mahesh Sharma (Gautam Buddha Nagar) are contesting in this phase. For the BJP, the Kairana parliamentary constituency holds immense significance as it had tasted defeat in the Lok Sabha by-election last year.
Lahore HC closer than Allahabad, say Ghaziabad lawyers demanding local HC bench
Friday, November 30, 2018, 8:11 AM
Lawyers in UP's Ghaziabad staged a demonstration outside the residence of Union minister VK Singh, who is also the local BJP MP. The lawyers locked the gates and demanded that at a bench of the Allahabad High Court should be set up in any cities that fall in Western UP. Lahore is nearly 450 km from Ghaziabad whereas Allahabad is more than 700 km.