The state government is developing Varanasi Glass Beads Cluster scheme under skill development programme to promote the industry of glass beads one among the 12 products from Varanasi having Geographical Indication (GI) tag.
SSP Amit Pathak, on Tuesday, inaugurated the newly created Sindhaura police station. This police station will cover 65 villages of the district. With this police station, the Varanasi district has 28 police stations.
While the Azamgarh police succeeded in recovering the ventilator stolen from a private hospital and arresting its thief in just 10 days, the Varanasi police are groping in dark even after three and half months of theft of a portable ventilator from the high security zone of Trauma Centre of Banaras Hindu University.
Acting on courts directive, Ballia police lodged an FIR against 21 named and 30 unidentified persons of the victim's side involved in the firing incident during allotment of ration shops at Durjanpur village in Revati police station area of the district.
A 15-year-old girl was seriously injured after she was allegedly thrown off from the terrace of a building by three men for objecting to harassment by them, police said on Saturday. According to police, the girl and the accused persons belonged to the same locality.
Chief minister Yogi Adityanth, on Thursday, transferred Rs 10,38,57,977 in the account of 41,293 flood-affected farmers of Gorakhpur district from state disaster response fund. He also talked to two farmers through video conferencing from Lucknow, said ADM FR Rajesh Kumar Singh said.
The special task force (STF) of UP Police arrested the main accused of Ballia shooting case, Dhirendra Pratap Singh, from Lucknow, three days after he allegedly shot a person during allotment of government fair price shop in Durjanpur village.
Charges under the stringent National Security Act (NSA) and the Gangster Act will be slapped on the accused in the killing of a man during a fracas at a meeting attended by administration and police officials in Uttar Pradesh's Ballia district, police said on Saturday.