The chief minister of Uttar Pradesh says Gorakhpur has now become a center of education
Gorakhpur was synonymous with crime 20 years ago but has seen a new gleam of development in the past six years, the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh said on Friday. Speaking here about the closing event of the three-day Gorakhpur Mahotsav, Yogi Adityanath added that the district had become an inclusive center of faith and development and given a new identity to its citizens.
“Gorakhpur has started a new journey of development and the district also has the special blessings of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Under his leadership, the nation is on a new journey of development… Gorakhpur cannot be left behind in this development journey,” the chief minister said.
The district, formerly known for its crimes, is now identified for four universities, he added. Gorakhpur is now becoming a center of education, health, commerce, business and industries. It also emerged as a great platform to make movies. Gorakhpur is full of opportunities, the Chief Minister added. Mr Adityanath also expressed his greetings for the upcoming Makar Sankranti festival.
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