Adityanath Govt Relieves Non-Govt Officials From Their Duties

  • Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath held his second cabinet meeting in Lucknow on Monday
  • Adityanath directed DGP Javeed Ahmed to ensure law and order in the state, hours after a BSP leader was shot dead in Allahabad
  • Two slaughterhouses in Allahabad were sealed
  • The chief minister asked his ministers to reveal the details of all their assets within the next 15 days
  • Adityanath is expected to distribute cabinet portfolios to his ministers in the next few hours

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The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday released an order relieving non-government advisors, chairmen, members in corporations, committees and departments from their duties.

Adityanath administered a cleanliness pledge on Monday. Officials pledged to give 100 hours annually for the cause.

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath is holding a meeting with officials of all departments in Lok Bhawan right now. Deputy CMs KP Maurya and Dinesh Sharma are also also present.

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath with Deputy Chief Ministers Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma. (Photo: ANI)

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In one of his first directives after taking oath as the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, Adityanath asked his ministers to reveal the details of all their assets, movable or immovable, within 15 days. Weeding out corruption from the state would be the most important agenda for the government, he told reporters.

Two slaughter houses in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad were on Monday sealed by the Nagar Nigam authorities.

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, on Monday, is also expected to discuss the issue of slaughterhouses in the state.

Cracking down on the VIP culture in Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath has banned the use of red beacons by politicians on their vehicles, reports CNN-News18.

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday met with the state’s police chief over the killing of BSP leader Javeed Ahmed . During the meeting, he ordered Javed to “be vigilant", and asked him for a plan to tackle crime in UP, reports NDTV.

During the cabinet meeting on 20 March, Yogi Adityanath is expected to take a call on the BJP’s pre-poll promises of waiving farm loans. The waiver is expected to help as many as 1 crore farmers.

Also on the agenda is the banning of slaughter houses in Uttar Pradesh.

BJP’s Yogi Adityanath is expected to distribute cabinet portfolios to his ministers, during his second cabinet meeting on Monday.

Adityanath is tipped to keep the important ministries such as home and Finance with himself, reports CNN-News18.

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A day after taking over as the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, BJP leader Yogi Adityanath will meet senior officials of state ministries on Monday.

He is scheduled to meet Governor Ram Naik at 5pm.

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Yogi Adityanath, the new Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister. (Photo: The Quint)

After days of speculation, Yogi Adityanath took oath as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh on 19 March. Deputy chief ministers Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma, 22 cabinet ministers, and nine ministers of state (independent charge) and 13 ministers of state, also took oath.

MoS Mohsin Raza is the only Muslim face in Yogi’s council. The new CM held his first cabinet meeting shortly after taking oath on Sunday.