Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh): Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Dinesh Sharma on Friday was announced as the leader of the legislative council of the state assembly.
Sharma, earlier was serving as the mayor of Lucknow, but resigned the post after becoming the Deputy Chief Minister.
He has been given the ministries of Higher and Secondary Education, Science and Technology, Electronics and IT departments.
Sharma began his political career with the student wing of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP).
Sharma was elected as Mayor of Lucknow in 2006.
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