Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath

Yogi Adityanath donates over Rs 2.5 lakh to BJP's 'Samarpan Kosh'

ANI | Updated: Mar 11, 2019 20:23 IST

Uttar Pradesh [India], Mar 11 (ANI): A day after the Election Commission of India (ECI) announced the dates for the 17th Lok Sabha elections, commencing from April 11, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday donated a huge amount of Rs 2.51 lakh from his salary to the BJP’s ‘Samarpan Kosh.’
Chief Minister Adityanath also urged his Ministers, MLAs, Municipal Corporation presidents, and vice presidents to donate their salary to the party’s fund.
Uttar Pradesh, which has 80 Lok Sabha seats at stake, will undergo the poll during all seven phases, beginning April 11 and ending on May 19.
The counting of votes will take place on May 23 to declare 543 members elected for the Lok Sabha, the Lower House of Indian Parliament. (ANI)

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