"Yogiji is a true nationalist," asserts Nitin Gadkari

Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways and Shipping, Nitin Gadkari, ahead of Yogi Adityanath's oath taking ceremony said that "Yogiji is a true nationalist and is a very capable leader". Gadkari further said that the main commitment of the Bharatiya Janata Party is to eradicate poverty in Uttar Pradesh by making it a progressive state.