Rajendra Kumar Tiwari takes charge as acting UP chief secretary
Sunday, September 1, 2019, 5:05 PM
Rajendra Kumar Tiwari, a 1985 batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer, was appointed as the chief secretary of the Uttar Pradesh government on Sunday. The senior IAS officer has replaced Anup Chandra Pandey who retired on August 31. RK Tiwari has served previously in various departments like higher and secondary education, IT and electronics, commercial tax, labour etc.
They Want To "Deport" Priyanka Gandhi, "Jungle Raj" Back In UP: Congress
Saturday, July 20, 2019, 7:18 PM
The Congress alleged today that the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh wants to "deport" party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra so that she cannot meet the victims of the Sonbhadra clash. Congress also alleged that "jungle raj" was prevalent in the state and the government had failed to take action against the guilty. It also questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's silence on the issue.
Uttar Pradesh Government Presents Rs 4.79 Lakh Crore Budget
Thursday, February 7, 2019, 8:19 PM
The Uttar Pradesh government today presented a Rs. 4.79 lakh crore budget for 2019-20, and announced populist schemes ahead of the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. The annual budget presented by finance minister Rajesh Agarwal in state Assembly is 12 per cent higher than the 2018-19 budget of Rs. 4,28,384.52 crore. The budget includes new schemes totalling Rs. 21,212.95 crore.