Ansari, the MLA from Mau, has been lodged in a Ropar jail in Punjab since January 2019 where he was named in an extortion case.

The Supreme Court accepted the arguments of UP government that Mukhtar Ansari's presence was necessary for the criminal trials in the state and dismissed his plea that he would be "in danger in UP".

As per survey, BJP is expected to return to power for the second consecutive term with a massive mandate, much like previous elections. The poll survey projects BJP to win 2/3rd majority in the elections i.e. a whopping 289 seats in the 403 member assembly.

UP CM has put an end to rampant corruption that was prevalent in Departmental Purchases during SP and BSP governments. Owing to its achievements, UP government was also honoured with Best Buyer Award in 2018 and Super Buyer Award in 2019.

"The central government should immediately withdraw the three farm laws by accepting the demands of the farmers and should not adopt a rigid approach while dealing with the agitating farmers but the government should have a sympathetic attitude towards them. This is the demand of BSP," said Mayawati.

CM Yogi led UP Cabinet had cleared the ordinance, proposing a maximum punishment of 10 years and fine for "love jihad" related offences on November 24.

New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) has changed its president in Uttar Pradesh. Bhim Rajbhar has been appointed as the...

Deoria by-polls: Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, without naming Congress, Samajwadi Party (SP) and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), asked people to guard against their nefarious designs.

Gang-rape in UP's Balrampur: BSP chief Mayawati expressed her anger towards the unstoppable rape cases in Uttar Pradesh. She said that UP CM Yogi Adiryanath should resign if he can't ensure safety to women.

The girl was allegedly raped and murdered in Isanagar in Lakhimpur Kheri on Friday. Later, the police recovered her body from a sugarcane field in Isanagar.