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Here's What Happened After Mughalsarai Junction Was Renamed To Pt Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction

After the 50 year old quest to rename Mughalsarai Junction to Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Junction.

The journey for Mughalsarai junction has finally ended. The historic railway station in Uttar Pradesh is now named Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhyay Junction after the RSS ideologue and Bharatiya Jan Sangh founder who was found dead in mysterious circumstances near the station in February 1968.

Decorated with new signboards and retouched saffron color building, the ceremony was witnessed by BJP President Amit Shah, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal and Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath.

Mughalsarai was renamed Pt. Deen Dayal Upadhyay Nagar on September 12, 2017. Later, the UP government announced the change of the junction on June 4, 2018 and the new name to be formally changed on August 5, 2018.

The 50-year-old quest has reached a happy ending and here's how people reacted to it: