UP CM Yogi Adityanath meets prime minister Modi, discusses UP
New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Tuesday and discussed several issues related to the state.
The hour-long meeting between the two leaders was held at Parliament House.
Precise details of what they discussed were not known but informed sources said that both leaders discussed development related issues.
After meeting Modi, Yogi Adityanath didn’t speak to the media and left.
Earlier, Adityanath met finance minister Arun Jaitley. He also had detailed meeting with home minister Rajnath Singh.
Adityanath will now be meeting external affairs Sushma Swaraj, President Pranab Mukherjee, BJP president Amit Shah and and party veteran Lal Krishna Advani before leaving back to Lucknow.
During his meeting with Shah, Adityanath is likely to discuss portfolio distribution in his ministry.
Adityanath was sworn in as Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh on Sunday after the Bharatiya Janata Party was swept to power in the state.