Journey from MLA to Deputy Chief Minister
In the year 2012, the Bharatiya Janata Party's top leadership gave him the candidate from Sirathu Legislative Assembly in view of their dedication and works towards the organization. For the first time in his great leadership Saini organized such a gathering that no such public meeting could be held again in this area. In this huge public gathering, people started raising slogans like “Sabko Dekha Bar-bar, Keshav Bhaiya Abki Bar (we saw everyone again and again, this time only Keshav Bhaiya). Consequently, Keshav Prasad Maurya was elected MLA from Sirathu assembly by heavy votes on March 6, 2012.
Prior to the elections of 16th Lok Sabha 2014, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) sat in full public opinion. During this time, the BJP's central leadership wanted to take the fight against clean and battle-minded young candidates. In this context, the national president of BJP, Mr. Rajnath Singh ji, with the consent of the local workers and senior officials, selected to Keshav Prasad Maurya as the candidate for Phulpur Lok Sabha seat.
At that time, the BJP in-charge of Uttar Pradesh, Shri Amit Shah ji himself took part in the election rally to win the seat of Phulpur. People of Phulpur Lok Sabha seat expressed their faith in from Keshav Prasad Maurya with margin of more than 3 lakhs votes. So hereby a common man who sells a newspaper and tea became member of Lok Sabha, was actually a result of hard work of all-BJP’s workers, supporters and faith of the BJP-Central leadership. All dedicated BJP workers and supporters of the Phulpur parliamentary seat made a history by making votes victorious. Keshav Prasad Maurya, who had won from Phulpur, was also unexpected for the party as the BJP had tasted victory for the first time in this seat. Since independence, this parliamentary seat was not only the parliamentary area of the first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, but here all the veterans have contested but the first time Phulpur Congress is free from the tireless efforts of Keshav.
From 2014 to 2016, as a MP, Keshav ji continued to play an important role by joining in the happiness and misery of the regional public. By making concurrence with the Central Government's ministers and Government Excellence, making a continuous effort to develop the area, created a new history on the path of development.
Keshav Prasad Maurya, the newly appointed President of Uttar Pradesh, receives a grand welcome
Impressed by their methodology and participation among the common people, the Central leadership of the Bharatiya Janata Party entrusted him and gave the responsibility of the largest populated state’s president (Uttar Pradesh BJP President) on April 16, 2016. With the amazing leadership of Keshav, there was unprecedented change in the enthusiasm of the workers of the state. He took over the post of Uttar Pradesh BJP President, when Bharatiya Janata Party and every BJP worker was suffering from the power bog in the state since the last 14 years. Seeing Keshav ji as Party president, have a confident mind in all the workers and office-bearers from the village level to the state level started devoting hard work day and night to get the party into power.
With the enthusiasm of the workers of the state and the confidence of their faith, with a new energy, the mission of the 265+ goal given by the leadership in Uttar Pradesh has been started in preparation for the purpose of three hundred crosses. In just three months, Keshav continued his campaign by making a huge success in touring most of the districts of Uttar Pradesh, as a result of which on March 11, 2017, the candidates of Bharatiya Janata Party and other allies won in 325 Legislative Assemblies in Uttar Pradesh, And completed the mission to form a government of unprecedented full majority.
Subsequently, the central leadership of the Bharatiya Janata Party entrusted the responsibility of the Deputy Chief Minister in the formation of the new government of Uttar Pradesh. With the charge of Deputy Chief Minister, Keshav ji re-joined the day in the service of the people of the state. After the formation of the government, the responsibility of the Public Works Department (PWD) ministry was handed over to Keshav ji. He believes that agriculture, trade, industry or social development and roads pave the way for development for everyone. Under his leadership, PWD has taken all these issues very seriously with the construction of new roads, construction of new flyovers, and construction of bridges on rivers and canals from its very first day. The Public Works Department of Uttar Pradesh is engaged in improving the infrastructure of the roads to connect all the districts directly with the state capital. The department is committed to improve all the roads under his leadership.
Keshav Prasad Maurya after the oath of office of Deputy Chief Minister
Keshav has taken two new initiatives to make Uttar Pradesh's roads even better. The first; PWD to ensure accountability of 'Third Party Security Audit' started. In which the PWD inspects the roads of length 5 km and above, the state technical institutes located in the state, NIT. and I.I.T. will do it. With this initiative, the quality of new roads is improving and transparency has also been made in road construction works. The second, PWD are connecting the homes of meritorious students of high school and intermediate examinations in UP with a paved road. With this scheme, the meritorious students are getting encouragement to do more hard work in the future and also inspire to other students.
With all these works, Keshav Prasad Maurya is the popular leader with all people. Nearly every day redresses the problems of the people of the state by making a public hearing. On every Monday and Tuesday, special preference is given to the problems of certain groups such as Disables, Senior citizen, women and youth in public hearing at their residence. His system of work and sensitivity towards Aamadmi gives him a special status and established him as popular masses.