UP CM Yogi, four others takes oath as Members of Legislative Council

DN Bureau

UP CM Yogi Adityanath, Deputy Chief Ministers Keshav Prasad Maurya, Dinesh Sharma, Minister of State for Transport Swatantradev Singh and Minister Mohsin Raza takes oath as Members of Legislative Council.

UP CM Yogi Adityanath taking oath as Members of Legislative Council
UP CM Yogi Adityanath taking oath as Members of Legislative Council

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Deputy Chief Ministers Keshav Prasad Maurya, Dinesh Sharma, Minister of State for Transport (Independent Charge) Swatantradev Singh and Minister Mohsin Raza takes oath as Members of Legislative Council in Tilak Hall.

Deputy CM KP Maurya


On September 8, the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council nominated the candidates for the Assembly. They were elected unopposed to the Legislative Council.

Deputy CM Dinesh Sharma

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Adityanath, Sharma and Maurya had filed their nominations on September 5 for the five seats that went to polls.

Swatantra Dev Singh

Adityanath had taken oath as the Chief Minister on March 19 and became a legislator within six months of assuming office that will expire on September 19.

Mohsin Raza

All of them had to get elected to either the Assembly or the Legislative Council before September 19 in order to continue as ministers.

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Adityanath and Maurya are presently members of the Lok Sabha. (ANI)

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