The new CM will have two deputies-state BJP chief Keshav Prasad Maurya, an OBC, and Dinesh Sharma, a Brahmin, now Mayor of Lucknow and vice president of the party.
However, now the BJP leadership is keen on having a senior leader as the Uttar Pradesh chief minister who can fix the law and order problem in the state and fast-track development.
"Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma are named as the deputy chief ministers of the state because Yogi Ji had asked for two more associates", Pathak told ANI.
Yogi, according to those present in the meet, was given a rapturous welcome by his party colleagues. The Prime Minister had already left for Dehradun to witness the swearing of Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat.
Meanwhile, speculation is rife on who gets the charge at the helm of affairs in the politically crucial state. However, he has denied any knowledge of the development so far.
As a Union Minister of Communication and minister of the state of Railways, Manoj sustains a deliberately low profile but is seen as a honest silent performer.
Earlier, television footage showed BJP workers garlanding and feeding candies to the Hindu hardliner who was draped in his iconic saffron-coloured robe.
A five-time MP from Gorakhpur, Adityanath was elected as the UP BJP legislature party leader at a meeting of the party MLAs led by Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu and national general secretary Bhupendra Yadav on Saturday evening at Lok Bhawan in Lucknow.
"There is a categorical, unambiguous message being sent by Prime Minister (Narendra) Modi". Adityanath would also have to live up to the promises made by BJP to the agrarian community.
"Let us face it. Yogi Adityanath does not even belong to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS); he is from the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP)".
The BJP, which won three-fourths majority in the 403-member House, is returning to power after 14 years.
After considering various options, the BJP top brass is said to be proposing to dispatch Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. However, insiders say that Sinha was the final choice of the central leadership.
A witness, Pedro Tapiak, told the News and Observer of Raleigh that spreading flames caused a construction crane to collapse. By 1 a.m., the fire was under control with crews still spraying the burnt structure with water to extinguish any hot spots.
Another top priority for Mnuchin at the summit will be addressing currency valuations among the world's 20 top economies. He also said that for trade, he views the European Union as both a single bloc as well as individual countries.
A bill that would take away some powers from the attorney general and give them to the governor likely will not pass this session. If people decide to do that, Senator Estes says it would allow them to use whichever gender is marked on the certificate.
After leaving Tokyo , the king is to lead his entourage of more than 1,000 cabinet members and corporate executives on to China. The Saudi monarch arrived in Japan on Sunday after a visit to Malaysia and Indonesia that included a holiday stay in Bali.
Frazier didn't rule out the possibility of a facial animation patch; BioWare plans several patches for the future. Ian Frazier , lead designer on Mass Effect Andromeda , updated fans about the game's day one patch on Twitter .
When the man drives off, a woman can be seen jumping out of the vehicle's boot while it is still moving. According to AL.com , the 25-year-old woman was abducted at gunpoint from her apartment in Avondale.
As per sources, his role in Samajwadi Party rests on the question on who the 47 odd newly elected legislators will ally with. Both Shivpal and Mulayam had objected to an alliance with the Congress, which has proved to be a disastrous alliance.
Michael Orozco is the most experienced right back, and Cameron also is a possibility - even though he plays in midfield for Stoke. Top young talent DeAndre Yedlin and Eric Lichaj would have made the roster if they were not now injured, a U.S.
Theresa May rebuffed Nicola Sturgeon today by saying "now is not the time " for another Scottish independence referendum. Sturgeon said she was not turning back on further discussions should United Kingdom government change its mind.
Staples, Inc . ( SPLS ) revealed that results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 28, 2017. The company said earnings will be 15 cents to 18 cents a share in the first quarter, excluding some items.
The stock closed during normal trading hours at $255.73 a share, down $2.27 for the day, then jumped 2.2% to $261.40. Elon Musk must to raise at least US$1.15 billion more to bring his more affordable Model 3 to market.
He is also chairman of SolarCity (Swiss: SCTY.SW - news ), a solar panel installer recently bought by Tesla . The CEO said if he is not able to complete the project within 100 days, he would not charge a penny.
Their first seasonally inspired cups arrived over 20 years ago making the colorful cups a bit of a tradition. We bet you can easily conjure that white cup with the green mermaid logo to your mind's eye in an instant.
African migrants often head to Yemen, as it is a transit point to Saudi Arabia, where they seek jobs and a better life. He says the helicopter then stopped firing but only after more than 30 Somalis had been killed.
Virtually every mock draft has Jones going in the first round, with some forecasters having him off the board in the Top 10. The 6-foot, 180-pound Jones had eight interceptions in three seasons with Washington, including a career-high four in 2015.
Trump may have been attempting to somehow make light of either his own claims, or Merkel's history as a target of the NSA. The responsibility for housing refugees, Merkel added, was something the two leaders had "an exchange of views" on.
It was fractionally higher at $1.07715 in early trade, after two days of strong gains, and set to end the week up 0.9 percent. CURRENCIES: The euro from dipped to $1.0746 from $1.0749 late Thursday, and the British pound fell to $1.2367 from $1.2358.
The revamped travel ban explicitly exempts holders of valid visas or legal permanent residents, as well as citizens of Iraq. Fourteen state attorneys general and 58 technology companies have filed amicus briefs supporting Hawaii's challenge.
Jim will also act as an executive producer on " Young Sheldon ", with child actor Iain Armitage nabbing the lead role. As previously reported, 9-year-old Iain Armitage will play the boy genius, and Zoe Perry will play his mother Mary.
Of the remaining counties, all but Cape May will be under a winter storm warning from Monday evening through most of Tuesday. The markets affected include New York City , Newark, Boston, Washington D.C, Philadelphia and Baltimore.
He added, "If tension will increase (between the two countries) because of my visit, then let it increase". Turkish attempts to hold rallies in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and the Netherlands have been blocked.
Officials attend a ceremony held beside the Airbus A330-200 after it touched down at Mehrabad Airport in Tehran. IranAir is also in talks to finalise a deal to buy 20 aircraft from European turboprop maker ATR.