- CM Yogi Adityanath makes announcement, three years after renaming Faizabad as Ayodhya
Lucknow: Nearly three years after renaming Faizabad district as Ayodhya, the Uttar Pradesh government has announced that the district’s railway station will be known as Ayodhya Cantt.
The announcement was made by the Chief Minister’s Office via Twitter on Saturday.
The tweet in Hindi said that UP CM Yogi Adityanath has decided to rename the railway junction as Ayodhya Cantt.
The district was renamed as Ayodhya during Diwali in November 2018.
The same year, Allahabad had been renamed as Prayagraj.
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