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Shrikant Sharma

UP power minister promotes use of prepaid meters to get defaulters in line

Sharma got a prepaid meter of 25KV capacity installed in his official Kalidas Marg residence.

16 Nov 2019 6:50 PM

People will give befitting reply with their votes to those defaming Army: UP min

His statement came after Congress leader Sam Pitroda asked the government to come out with "more facts" on the Balakot air strike.

22 Mar 2019 4:11 PM

BJP plans dharamyudh in UP to take on SP and Maya

Sharma gave a clear indication that the party’s main plank in UP would be to highlight the fight between “honesty and evil”.

30 Jun 2018 4:12 AM

Commotion in UP Assembly over privatisation of power

Opposition parties termed the government decisions as “unfortunate” and supported the ongoing agitation of power employees.

27 Mar 2018 2:53 AM

UP cops, bureaucrats to follow Yogi Standard Time

The chief minister is likely to make surprise checks through landline phones to confirm the presence of officials in their offices.

29 Apr 2017 1:14 AM


District centres to get 24-hour power supply, villages 18 hours: UP CM

The CM directed the officials to ensure uninterrupted supply to the villages from 6 in the evening to 6 in the morning.

11 Apr 2017 3:03 PM

UP: Warden strips girls to check on menstruation

The warden, who declined to be named, said she found blood stains on the bathroom floor and walls, and wanted to check if the girls were fine.

01 Apr 2017 12:37 AM

Piyush Goyal chalks out roadmap for UP power revamp

“We have to bring an Urja Kranti in UP and we will work together to achieve it,” said Mr Goyal.

28 Mar 2017 1:30 AM

4 holy cities in UP to get 24-hour power supply: Sharma

The UP power minister said his department was committed to providing round the clock power supply in rest of the state by 2019.

26 Mar 2017 12:13 PM

Adityanath summons UP police chief on Day 1, asks for plan to tackle crime

Adityanath on Sunday also asked his ministers to submit him details of their assets and wealth within 15 days.

20 Mar 2017 2:57 PM


In Varanasi, Modi leads road show; prays at historic temples

Shrikant Sharma alleged that BJP party poster have been pulled down from across the city and that declares panic in the SP-Congress camp.

04 Mar 2017 1:02 PM

Farooq Abdullah, Hafiz Saeed speaking same language: BJP

BJP leader Shrikant Sharma blamed Abdullah family and Gandhi family for the Kashmir issue.

28 Nov 2016 8:22 AM