Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath returned to the capital Lucknow on Friday evening after finishing his two-day visit to Delhi. On the first day of his tour, CM Yogi met Union Home Minister Amit Shah at his residence. The conversation between the two lasted for about 1.5 hours. When Yogi was present at Amit Shah’s place, Anupriya Patel also reached there. After this, Nishad Party chief Dr Sanjay Nishad also met the Home Minister.
After that, he came to UP Sadan. Here the Chief Minister met Jitin Prasada and Ghaziabad MP General (Retd) VK Singh. On the second day of the Delhi tour, CM Yogi met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP National President JP Nadda separately on Friday. If sources are to be believed, in this meeting, Yogi Adityanath submitted the report of his four years of work to the PM. Apart from this, there was also a churn regarding cabinet expansion in UP and assembly elections to be held in the state next year.
After this, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and BJP National President JP Nadda discussed the outline of the cabinet expansion. The meeting of both lasted for about two hours. In the last, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath reached Raisina Hills to meet President Ram Nath Kovind. After this visit of the Chief Minister to Delhi, the speculation of cabinet expansion has intensified once again. It is believed that Anupriya Patel’s husband Ashish Patel and Sanjay Nishad can get a place in the Yogi cabinet.
Apart from this, it is being said to include Jitin Prasad and former IAS Arvind Kumar Sharma in the Yogi cabinet. There is speculation about the inclusion of a face belonging to the Jat community in the Yogi cabinet to reduce the impact of the ongoing farmers’ agitation against agricultural laws in western UP. At the same time, disgruntled party leaders and workers can be given important responsibility in the commission and corporation.
Know what happened in the last 15 days in Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel had suddenly reached UP on 27 May after ending her tour of Madhya Pradesh.
As soon as the Governor arrived, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath met him. The conversation between the two lasted for about an hour.
On June 1, BJP’s National Organization General Secretary BL Santosh and UP in-charge Radha Mohan Singh reached Lucknow.
BL Santosh and Radha Mohan Singh had one to one conversation with the cabinet ministers of UP and the leaders of the organization.
BJP national president JP Nadda took the report of UP from BL Santosh, Radha Mohan Singh on June 5 and 6.
JP Nadda and BL Santosh met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the evening of 5 June.
Jitin Prasada, a veteran Congress leader and close aide of Rahul Priyanka, joined the BJP on June 9.
Yogi Adityanath reached Delhi on 10 June and here he met Home Minister Amit Shah.
Yogi met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and JP Nadda on the 11th. He also met the President.