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Lok Sabha elections 2019: “Nothing wrong in praising army during polls,” home minister Rajnath Singh
In a poll season marred by ‘Ali vs Bajrang Bali’ controversy, Rajnath has blended his campaign with temple visits, sandwiched by visits to Muslim clerics and churches.
Updated on May 05, 2019 12:21 PM IST
The chief minister’s comment prompted Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav to demand that the Election Commission ban Adityanath from campaigning again.
Published on Apr 20, 2019 02:14 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Meerut |S Raju
Adityanath, who had sparked a controversy with his Ali vs Bajrang Bali remark, will visit the Aliganj Hanuman temple in Lucknow on Friday. Then, he will go to Sambhal where he is scheduled to visit the Kaila Devi temple.
Published on Apr 19, 2019 08:06 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow/Varanasi | HT Correspondent
Adityanath, who is also the chief priest of Gorakhnath temple in eastern Uttar Pradesh, was at the temple for nearly 25 minutes where he recited Hanuman Chalisa.
Updated on May 01, 2020 05:39 PM IST
New Delhi | Manish Chandra Pandey
Since the last week, Bajrang Bali or lord Hanuman, has found a liberal mention on political stage in the speeches of many leaders including UP chief minister Yogi Adityanath and BSP chief Mayawati.
Updated on Apr 15, 2019 10:57 AM IST
Recently Yogi stirred a controversy with his statement “Agar Congress, SP, BSP ko Ali par vishwas hai toh hume Bajrang Bali par vishwas hai (If Congress, SP, BSP have faith in Ali, we have faith in Bajrang Bali).
Updated on Apr 14, 2019 09:07 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Badaun | , BadaunRajat Rai
The election commission had on Thursday issued notices to Adityanath as well as Mayawati for their “Ali” and “Bajrang Bali” references, which complainants to the commission said were attempts at using religion for campaigning.
Published on Apr 13, 2019 11:26 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Badaun | HT Correspondent
Attacking Bahujan Samaj Party leader Mayawati for recently appealing to Muslims to vote for the opposition alliance in Uttar Pradesh, Adityanath said now the Hindus have “no option” but to vote for the BJP.
Updated on Apr 09, 2019 11:37 PM IST
Meerut |Press Trust of India
Taking strong objection to Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s “Lord Hanuman is Dalit” remark, state minister Om Prakash Rajbhar said it was wrong to divide Gods into castes. Addressing a public meeting in Shamli district on Sunday, the backward classes welfare minister criticised his own government for starting a controversy with such statements.
Published on Dec 03, 2018 11:14 AM IST
Muzaffarnagar |Press Trust of India
Updated on Dec 03, 2018 11:02 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Prayagraj | , PrayagrajHT Correspondent
Rajasthan Sarv Brahmin Mahasabha president Suresh Mishra has now sent a notice to Adityanath, accusing him of dragging Lord Hanuman’s caste for political gain for the BJP in Rajasthan where assembly polls will be held on December 7.
Updated on Dec 03, 2018 11:03 AM IST
Jaipur | , JaipurPress Trust of India