In Uttar Pradesh's Jhansi, two boys drowned while bathing in a pond of the Gursarai region confirmed police on June 3. They fished out bodies, identified as Sudesh Kumar Parihar (11) and his neighbor Arvind (9). The Gursarai SHO Arun Kumar Tiwari said, the victim's families filed a missing report, following which the police started an operation. Furthermore, UP CM Yogi Adityanath expressed his condolences with the victim's families.
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After getting the approval of the central government, the Uttar Pradesh Government changed the name of Jhansi railway station to Veerangana Laxmibai railway station, on December 29. "The 'Jhansi Railway Station' of UP will now be known as 'Veerangana Laxmibai Railway Station," announced CM Yogi Adityanath on Twitter. Earlier, the Mughalsarai Station was renamed as Deen Dayal Upadhyay Junction, Faizabad as Ayodhya, and Allahabad as Prayagraj… read-more
The Supreme Court on January 29 permitted Rail Vikas Nigam Ltd to axe 4,108 trees in the Taj Trapezium Zone to build a new Mathura-Jhansi railway track. The court allowed RVNL only after the latter secured a nod from Central Empowered Committee, which also mandated some conditions, including compulsory afforestation. Moreover, informing the court, RVNL said the third track is being laid out as the congestion on the existing tracks causes… read-more