A day after being sworn in as 21st chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath on Monday met senior officials of the state and is going to meet Governor Ram Naik at 5pm. Adityanath’s 47-member cabinet include two deputy CMs (Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma) and a lone Muslim face Mohsin Raza, who was sworn in as a minister of state on Sunday. Here are the latest developments in this big story:
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today directed DGP Javeed Ahmed to ensure that there was no laxity in improving law and order situation, hours after a BSP leader was shot dead in Allahabad.
Adityanath also expressed concern over the incident and stressed that restoring law and order was the top priority of his government.
60-year-old BSP leader Mohd Shami was last night gunned down by assailants close to his residence in Mauaima police station area in Allahabad.