Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath introduced the choice to rename the under-construction Mughal Museum in Agra after Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. The chief minister on Monday made it clear that his authorities has at all times nurtured the nationalist ideology and something which smacks of subservient mentality will likely be accomplished away with.
“How can our heroes be Mughals,” CM Yogi mentioned as he identified that the very identify of Shivaji will invoke a sense of nationalism and shallowness in folks.
The transfer assumes significance in view of the tussle between the BJP and the Shiv Sena in Maharashtra and efforts to hyperlink it with Maratha delight.
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The Chief Minister directed to finish the remaining work within the Agra Smart City Project and asserted that this venture is among the many priorities of his authorities and ought to be taken up with the identical urgency.
Adityanath mentioned he was glad over Agra getting second-ranking on the nationwide degree and first amongst different Smart Cities in Uttar Pradesh in a current rating survey.
He additionally requested to expedite the Metro and Airport initiatives of Agra and mentioned that no venture ought to endure on account of need of cash and he would personally communicate to the Centre if any requirement of cash arises.
The Chief Minister mentioned that the AMRUT and JNNURM schemes must also be given impetus.
Adityanath was apprised that out of a complete 19 works below the Agra Smart City venture, 4 have been accomplished whereas 15 are in progress. The timeline of each work is ready and all these works will likely be accomplished by August 2021.
(With IANS Inputs)