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UP verdict: Yogi Adityanath to be UP CM; Maurya, Sharma his deputies

Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma likely to be the deputy chief ministers

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

Yogi Adityanath, alias Ajay Singh Bisht,  the five-time MP from Gorakhpur is all set to become the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh. Sources have been saying that he has been elected the Cm, while we can see two deputy CMs. Keshav Prasad Maurya, Dinesh Sharma, Manoj Sinha are among the probable candidates who could be the deputy CMs. The official statement from the Bharatiya Janta Party is still awaited.

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8:45 PM I am grateful to the governor for inviting me to form the government, says CM-designate Yogi Adityanath

8:33 PM CM designate Yogi Adityanath hails PM Narendra Modi

8:27 PM Yogi Adityanath meets governor Ram Naik, claims stake to form the government

8:15 PM Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh Congratulates Yogi Adityanath.

8:13 PM CM Designate Yogi Adityanath reaches Raj Bhawan in Lucknow, will meet Governor staking claim to form Government in UP

8:10 PM Five time MP from Gorakhpur Yogi Adityanath set to become next Uttar Pradesh CM, supporters in Gorakhpur rejoice

WATCH: Five time MP from Gorakhpur Yogi Adityanath set to become next Uttar Pradesh CM, supporters in Gorakhpur rejoice pic.twitter.com/Y6DLZiN0Qw

 

— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) March 18, 2017

7:38 PM Yogi Adityanath reaches Raj Bhawan. Will meet Governor Ram Naik to stake claim to form the government

7:25 PM BJP has cut across the dirty politics of caste, religion: Venkaiah Naidu

7:24 PM This mandate is in favour of development: Venkaiah Naidu

7:22 PM The BJP has become the common man's party: Venkaiah Naidu

7:21 PM We will soon be visiting the Governor Ram Naik soon: Venkaiah Naidu

7:20 PM Chandrababu Naidu, Mehbooba Mufit and a few other CMs have been invited on the request of Yogi Adityanath: Venkaiah Naidu

7:19 PM The swearing-in  ceremony will take place tomorrow at 2:15 pm. PM Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah will be present: Venkaiah Naidu

7:17 PM Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma were then made the depty CMs: Venkaiah Naidu

7:17 PM

7:16 PM He asked for two deputies for better administration of the state: Venkaiah Naidu

7:16 PM Yogi Adityanath got unanimous supoort from the MLAs: Venkaiah Naidu

7:15 PM Suresh Karand proposed the name of Yogi Adityanath for the post of CM: Venkaiah Naidu

7:14 PM We have been in touch with the MLAs since morning: Venkaiah Naidu

7:04 PM Rest of the cabinet will be decided tomorrow: Keshav Maurya

6:59 PM Welfare of the people will be our priority: Keshav Maurya

6:58 PM Keshav Prasad Maurya siad, Yogi Adityanath will be the CM, while Dinesh Sharma and himslef will be the deputy CMs.

6:46 PM Yogi Adityanath, Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma seen wearing garlands at BJP MLAs meeting. 

6:12 PM Yogi Adityanath has been named the leader of the Uttar Pradesh legislature party; set to be the next chief minister

6:07 PM Yogi Adityanath named CM-designate for Uttar Pradesh: ANI

6:02 PM Slogans in favour of Yogi Adityanath being raised in MLA meet, his name for CM & Dinesh Sharma's name for Deputy CM being discussed: ANI tweets

5:43 PM Venkaiah Naidu reaches Lok Bhavan. 

5:25 PM BJP Leaders Yogi Adityanath, Bhupendra Yadav, Om Mathur, KP Maurya & Sunil Bansal held a separate meeting, ahead of BJP MLAs meet.

5:17 PM Supporters of Yogi Adityanath gather outside the VVIP House in Lucknow, where the closed door meeting is taking place.

5:13 PM Kalraj Mishra, Bhupendra Yadav, Venkaiah Naidu, Keshav Prasad Maurya hold a closed door meeting.

4:39 PM Yogi Adityanath to be the nexrt CM of Uttar Pradesh: TV reports 

4:24 PM Keshav Prasad Maurya reaches Lucknow.

4:03 PM

 

3:37 PM Yogi Adityanath arrives in Delhi. 

3:13 PM Rajnath Singh, however, has declined any possibilities of taking over the CM post of Uttar Pradesh.

3:00 PM For the first time in 15 years, BJP has come to power in Uttar Pradesh.

2:55 PM As the countdown for the final decision on the chief ministerial face for Uttar Pradesh is nearing its end, the tussle for the chair of power has escalated to levels of demonstrations in favour of the names of contention - UP BJP chief Keshav Prasad Maurya, firebrand leader Yogi Adityanath and Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh - outside the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) office in Lucknow.

2:45 PM BJP won 311 seats in the just concluded  Assembly elections. While the BSP could manage only 19.

2:39 PM After swearing in of Manohar Prrikar as the CM of Goa, speculations have flared up that BJP might make Rajnath Singh the CM of Uttar Pradesh.

2:35 PM ALSO READ: Meet Manoj Sinha, MoS Telecom and a frunt-runner for UP CM's post

2:33 PM Though Manoj Sinha on Friday said he was not in race to be the Uttar Pradesh CM, experts are not yet ruling him out of race.

2:32 PM Or will it be Manoj Sinha who will form the next state government in Uttar Pradesh?

2:31 PM ALSO READ: From a tea seller like Narendra Modi to the CM of UP?

2:31 PM Rajnath Singh's name too has been floating around.

2:29 PM Will Keshav Krasad Paurya be the next CM of UP? 

2:28 PM Who will be the next chief minister of Uttar Pradesh? The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will decide the leader of the UP legislature party today

2:06 PM The BJP will announce the name of the next CM of Uttar Pradesh today.

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