New Delhi, Jan 15: Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has made Uttar Pradesh a riot-free state, said Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Saturday releasing the list of candidates for the first and second phase of the upcoming Assembly Polls in the state.
“UP which was once known as BIMARU state, today the same UP has emerged as number-1 in the form of development in the country”, Pradhan said.
He also expressed confidence in retaining power with a big majority.
Lauding the Uttar Pradesh government, the Union Minister said, “Today medical colleges are opening in UP. Expressways are being built. Yogi ji’s government has worked to crack down on goondaraj, corrupt, mafia in the last five years. Daughters can roam fearlessly even at night. I can confidently say that Yogi ji has made UP a riot-free state.”
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will be contesting from Gorakhpur in the upcoming Assembly Polls, the BJP said.