The New UP CM Has a Track Record of Controversial Statements

The year began with the erstwhile ruling Samajwadi Party grappling with the family feud in the Mulayam Singh clan.

Yogi Adityanath, the newly appointed CM of Uttar Pradesh, has been the pivot of many controversies. Be it speaking about revenge-killing of Muslims, placing Ganesh idols in mosques or comparing Shah Rukh Khan to Hafiz Saeed, he has never been shy of contentious remarks.

Here is a list of controversies that got Yogi Adityanath the limelight.

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