Yogi Adityanath meets PM Modi at his residence; U.P cabinet rejig soon?

Yogi Adityanath, the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, has just departed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's house in Delhi, amid turbulence in the state. He was in town for a crucial meeting as criticism of him and his government's handling of the pandemic grows. Yogi Adityanath met with Home Minister Amit Shah for 90 minutes on Thursday. With less than a year till the next administration in Uttar Pradesh is elected, the BJP has stepped up efforts to resolve internal divisions. The meeting today comes nearly a week after BK Santosh, a senior BJP leader, led a central mission to Uttar Pradesh to collect comments and conduct a review in meetings with ministers, MLAs, MPs, and the Chief Minister.