Uttara Pradesh Government Now Wants To Rename Allahabad as 'Prayagraj'

Uttara Pradesh Government Now Wants To Rename Allahabad as 'Prayagraj'

On Saturday, Uttara Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said soon Allahabad will be renamed as Prayagraj.

They earlier renamed Mughalsarai Junction as “Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction” and Mughalsarai as “Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Nagar”.

Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said in a press meet he got approval for the name changing proposal from Governor Ram Naik on Saturday.

The proposal was made by a nodal body of Hindu monastics Akhil Bharatiya Akhara Parishad and other monks.