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AF­TER the UP gov­ern­ment’s de­ci­sion to rechris­ten Al­la­habad and Faiz­abad, Shiv Sena MP San­jay Raut on Thurs­day sought to know when will the Ma­ha­rash­tra gov­ern­ment re­name the state’s Au­rangabad and Os­man­abad cities.

The Yogi Adityanath gov­ern­ment in UP had last month re­named Al­la­habad as Praya­graj, and on Tues­day an­nounced that Faiz­abad district will hence­forth be known

means some­thing,” opined Garg.

The Op­po­si­tion has ridiculed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for go­ing on a name-chang­ing spree in­stead of fo­cus­ing on key de­vel­op­men­tal is­sues. Ra­jya Sabha MP and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Manoj Jha said, “You choose a gov­ern­ment to be a gamechanger. as Ay­o­d­hya.

Raut in a tweet said, Yogi Adityanath re­named Faiz­abad as Ay­o­d­hya, Al­la­habad as Praya­graj.

When will (Ma­ha­rash­tra) Chief Min­is­ter Deven­draji (Fad­navis) rechris­ten Au­rangabad to Samb­haji Na­gar and Os­man­abad to Dha­rashiv. Shiv Sena spokesper­son Man­isha Kayande said their de­mand to re­name Au­rangabad and Os­man­abad is not new.

This gov­ern­ment came (to power) on the prom­ise of game-chang­ing but it’s only ‘name-chang­ing’. Why not change names of ev­ery city, town, street at one go? They are not pay­ing at­ten­tion to is­sues like poverty, women safety, and the rights of the sched­uled castes and tribes.” In­dia To­day TV

Gu­jarat, CM Vi­jay Ru­pani

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