Lucknow(i/ˈlʌknaʊ/Lakhna'ū) is the capital city of the state of Uttar Pradesh, India A major metropolitan city of India, Lucknow is the administrative headquarters of the eponymous District and Division. It is the 2nd largest city in north, east and central India after Delhi. It is also the largest city in Uttar Pradesh. Lucknow has always been known as a multicultural city that flourished as a North Indian cultural and artistic hub and seat of Nawab power in the 18th and 19th centuries. It continues to be an important centre of government, education, commerce, aerospace, finance, pharmaceuticals, technology, design, culture, tourism, music and poetry.
The city stands at an elevation of approximately 123 metres (404ft) above sea level and covers an area of 2,528 square kilometres (976sqmi). Bounded on the east by the Barabanki District, on the west by Unnao District, on the south by Raebareli and in the north by Sitapur and Hardoi, Lucknow sits on the northwestern shore of the Gomti River. Hindi is the main language of the city and Urdu is also widely spoken. Lucknow is the centre of Shia Islam in India with highest Shia Muslims population in India. It is accessible from every part of India by air, rail and road.
Lucknow Lok Sabha constituency (Hindi:लखनऊ लोक सभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 80 Lok Sabha (parliamentary) constituencies in Uttar Pradesh state in northern India. It is the capital of Uttar Pradesh.
Lucknow . The female beat officers-- ‘Shakti Didis’-- will be at the centre of the new phase of ‘Mission Shakti’ to start from the first day of Sharadiya Navratri on October 15, said press note shared by the state government media cell on Tuesday ... ....
Lucknow police in Uttar Pradesh recovered the body of a 25-year-old man, who appeared to have died by suicide, from the official flat of BJPMLAYogesh Shukla in the Hazratganj area ... A native of Haidergarh area in Barabanki, Tiwari was staying on rent in Lucknow\u2019s Chinhat area.
LUCKNOW Two men were arrested for hurling abusive language at traffic officers and attempting to obstruct them while towing a vehicle parked in a designated no-parking area in the Alambagh region of Lucknow on Monday ... Lucknow Traffic Police initiated a towing campaign on July 24.
LUCKNOW A 30-year-old man responsible for handling the social media accounts of BJPMLAYogesh Shukla took his own life on Sunday night in New Darul Safa, located within the Hazratganj area of Lucknow. The tragic incident unfolded at the flat-turned-office on the eighth floor of the Hazratganj MLA quarters building.
Over 140 exotic animals rescued from a house in Gomti Nagar, Lucknow, ... We have completed their registration with CITES, which is mandatory in case of exotic animals and now they will stay at zoological garden, also called Lucknow Zoo,” said divisional forest officer Ravi K Singh.
ADM (Finance and Revenue) Jagdamba Singh has been appointed the nodal officer of the Gazetteer Committee, they shared ... ADM FR has been designated as the nodal officer of the committee. Minutes will be prepared after holding the first meeting soon,” said Gaurav Kumar, ChiefDevelopmentOfficer (CDO)-Prayagraj, while confirming the move.