"Today, when I landed in Gorakhpur, I was surprised. The development that has taken place is extraordinary. I congratulate the CM for doing this in a short span. What could not be achieved in the last 70 years, has been done in 4-5 years," Union Minister Sadanand Gowda said.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday released a postage stamp dedicated to mark the beginning of centenary celebrations of the Chauri Chaura incident in Uttar Pradesh, via video conferencing. Addressing the people at the event in Chauri-Chaura, Prime Minister Modi said, "Incident of Chauri Chaura was not limited to a police station being set on fire. The message of the incident was huge.

The state government led by CM Yogi has announced to hold year-long centenary programmes in view of 75 years of independence and has plans to develop the ‘Chauri Chaura Shaheed Memorial’ as a heritage tourist spot.

"I am very excited about this. It's a very good initiative launched by the Government. Students from all sections of society are selected without any discrimination," said Tripathi

Khichdi Mela: Gorakhpur Municipal Corporation has declared the adjoining area of the temple complex as a polythene free zone. Along with this, campaign has begun to stop the use of plastic bags in the temple premises.

CM Yogi Adityanath also unfurled the tallest national flag on the Ramgarh Tal. Being 246-feet high, the Tricolor is the 10th highest national flag in the country and is visible from a distance of 15 kilometers.

New Delhi: Makar Sankranti is one of the best months in Hindu tradition for the beginning of any auspicious event....

Gorakhpur Mahotsav: The event will be held on January 12 from 5.30 pm to 6.15 pm on the main stage of the festival at Champa Devi Park with top 16 professional Femina Models walking on the ramp.

The cost of 6 projects to be released is more than Rs 32.12 crore and the cost of 07 projects to be laid is more than Rs 51.53 crore.

Uttar Pradesh Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya said that state is fast becoming the preferred destination for investment and is consistently marching ahead on the path of development.