The 'Love Jihad' ordinance mandates jail term of 1-5 years with Rs 15,000 penalty for forceful religious conversion. For conversions of minors & women of SC/SC community, there will be jail term of 3-10 years with Rs 25,000 penalty.
Uttar Pradesh government has decided to attachproperties of those found guilty of manufacturing illicit liquor. Strict action will be imposed on violators which will include heavy fines against accused.
“Coronavirus hasn’t vanished. It has weakened but it’s still there. Prevention is the most effective method to counter this menace,” tweeted CM Yogi while making an appeal to people to observe festival at home.
A virtual fair for ODOP products was organized for the first time in Uttar Pradesh. It had 572 stalls of products from all the districts. 35 countries participated in it and 57000 people showed interest in purchasing the products.
Dev Deepawali in Varanasi: The description of Dev Diwali is found in Shiva Purana. It says that when the demon named Tripura Sur was torturing and killing Gods in Karthik month, then Lord Vishnu came down on earth and killed this cruel demon on this day.
“The UP government’s strategic response to COVID-19 by stepping up contact tracing efforts is exemplary and can serve as a good example for other states”, said Dr. Roderico Ofrin, WHO Country Representative.
"A total of 2,297 cases were registered across the state in which 55,955.90 litres of illicit liquor has been recovered and 5,67,254.00 kg lahan used in preparing illicit liquor has been destroyed at the spot,” UP Excise department told media persons.
Devotees of Lord Ram from across the world can register on the darbar of Shri Ram and light a digital lamp during Deepotsav. Anyone from any corner of the world can light a digital lamp at the click of a mouse.
Diwali bonanza for 5042 PAC constables: "I extend my heartfelt congratulations to all the PAC personnel for being promoted. I hope, that together we can work for the betterment of the state.", said Yogi Adityanath.
Yogi Adityanath-led government has already announced that an international airport named after Lord Ram will be built in the city. The govt has set a deadline of December 2021 for completion of the airport. Once it gets ready, Ayodhya will be a resplendent spot on the map of global tourism.