As the counting of votes for Gorakhpur by elections is underway, the early trends show the Samajwadi Party candidate Praveen Kumar Nishad is leading by 14648 votes in third phase.
As the counting of votes for Phulpur by elections is underway, the early trends show the Samajwadi Party candidate Nagendra Patel is leading by 20498 votes.
The counting of votes for Lok Sabha by-election for the two constituencies of Uttar Pradesh, Gorakhpur and Phulpur begins.
Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has declared a financial help of Rs 25 lakh each to the families of three CRPF jawans belonging to the state, who were killed in a Maoist attack Chhattisgarh's Sukma district.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered an inquiry into the incident where consumption of spurious liquor claimed three lives.
According to the police, the wife of Sachin, who is the younger son of Baleshwer Tyagi, a former minister in the Kalyan Singh government, took the extreme step at her two-storey home in the Nehru Nagar colony, when she was alone in her room.
There are 10 candidates in the fray from Gorakhpur, while there are 22 candidates contesting from Phulpur.
Addressing a business conclave, 'Vyaapaari Samagam', Union Minster for Railways, Piyush Goyal said Uttar Pradesh is reaching echelons in providing a healthy business environment for its business community.
The arrest was made after a raid was conducted at a travel agency's shop that was guilty of the crime.
A Dalit woman was injured after she was set ablaze by some people allegedly to realise a loan they had given to her in Jajauli village here, following which two men were arrested, the police said
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah have hit the streets of Gorakhpur to gather support for the BJP.
"We have a tradition of worshiping women, it's believed wherever they're worshiped 'devtas' bless and where they aren't, that part of land is never safe," Adityanath said while addressing a gathering at the Swaksh Shakti 2018" .
In an incident of what appears to be severe medical negligence, surgeons at a government hospital in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura allegedly 'left' a needle inside the head of a child after his surgery.