Yogi Adityanath was named as the new Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister on Saturday evening. The Hindutva poster boy had been one of the star campaigners for the BJP in the run-up to the UP Assembly election.
While Tweeple are torn between rejoicing or condemning the BJP’s decision to pick him for UP’s top job, there is one thing everyone seems to agree on: That the new CM bears an uncanny resemblance to Hollywood star Vin Diesel.
And, lo and behold! The meme-floodgates hath opened. Take a look.
Trending in India: Vin Diesel
Do you see it?
Presenting new CM of UP: Yogi Adityanath pic.twitter.com/0xl86Lc1HQ— Rohan Kumar (@RohanKmr) March 18, 2017
Yogi Adityanath right now ` pic.twitter.com/8PF7pif19U— Ishant Sharma (@CrimeMasterV2) March 18, 2017
And This Is What the Others Said...
Breaking News: Moonlight is the new CM of UP.— Sahil Shah (@SahilBulla) March 18, 2017
By some measure, @yogi_adityanath is far & away the most popular mass leader of BJP in UP. UP will be hottest story for next several months.— Rahul Kanwal (@rahulkanwal) March 18, 2017
Instead of cribbing about BJP picking Yogi Adityanath as CM, folks should praise for doing what the public wanted it to do.— Ankur Bhardwaj (@Bhayankur) March 18, 2017