For the first time the Prime Minister of the country will celebrate Dussehra in Lucknow,if sources are to be believed Narendra Modi will be in Lucknow for Ravan Dahan. As reported the PM will visit the Aishbagh Ramleela ground, which is hosting the traditional event for last 600 years since 15th century. The Ramleela of Aishbagh is also a symbol of secularism as just adjacent is an Eidgah ground but till date no dispute has occured on the spot. Moreover people of both religion together host programmes and even Muslim artists participate whole heartedly in Ramleela.
However, the visit of PM Narendra Modi is also being associated with the UP assembly elections to be held in upcoming months.
From 2010 to 2015 there was no change in the level of poverty in Uttar Pradesh. This