Press Information Bureau
(C.M. Information Campus)
Information & Public Relations Department, U.P.
Proper action to be taken in the matter of misbehaviour with journalists
Lucknow: 17 July 2010
U.P. Journalists Association (UPJA) office bearers today
met the Principal Secretary, Information and requested for
taking action against the guilty persons over the incident of
misbehaviour with journalists during the welcome programme
of Commonwealth Queens Baton Relay by district
administration on July 10 last. Principal Secretary Information
has directed the OSD, media to gather all facts in this regard
and apprise him. He said that proper action would be taken in
C.M. grieved over death of several persons in Moradabad boat accident
Lucknow : July 20, 2010
The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Ms. Mayawati, has
expressed profound grief over the death of several persons
in a boat accident today. It may be recalled that the boat
capsized in Ram Ganga River under Bhojpur police station in
In a condolence message, the Chief Minister has
conveyed her heartfelt condolences and deep sympathies to
bereaved family members and prayed for peace to departed
soul. She has directed the Moradabad District Administration
to carry out rescue and relief operations on a war-footing.
She has also wished for speedy recovery of persons injured
in this accident.
C.M. enquires about the health of journalist and gunner injured in Allahabad incident and wishes for their speedy recovery
Lucknow : July 20, 2010
The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Ms. Mayawati enquired
about the health and well-being of Indian Express Correspondent
of Allahabad Mr. Vijay Pratap Singh and Mr. Sanjay Singh,
gunner of Institutional Finance, Stamp and Court Fee Minister of
U.P. and wished for their speedy recovery. It may be recalled
that they became injured in the bomb blast incident of Allahabad
on July 12 last.
The Chief Minister was informed that according to her
directives, Mr. Vijay Pratap Singh was admitted to Jeevan Jyoti
Hospital and all the necessary arrangements were ensured for his
proper treatment. After the improvement in the condition of Mr.
Singh, he was shifted to a Delhi hospital for his further
treatment, where his condition was improving.
The Chief Minister has directed the Resident Commissioner,
Delhi to enquire about the health of Mr. Singh personally in
The treatment of the gunner, Mr. Sanjay Singh is going on
in SGPGI, who became seriously injured in this incident. The
Chief Minister has also wished for his speedy recovery. Ms.
Mayawati said that she is with the family of Mr. Singh during this
hour of crisis.
C.M. announces Rs. 5 lakh financial assistance to dependents of Vijay Pratap Singh
Lucknow: 21 July 2010
The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Ms. Mayawati has
announced Rs. 5 lakh as financial assistance to the
dependents of Mr. Vijay Pratap Singh who became
seriously injured in bomb blast incident of Allahabad on
July 12 last and died yesterday night.
It may be recalled that the treatment of Mr. Singh
was going on in Army Hospital at New Delhi, where he
died yesterday night.