Today is Uttar Pradesh Yogi Adityanath’s 49th Birthday. Yogi Adityanath was borned on 5 June 1972 in Panchur, Pauri Garhwal district in Uttar Pradesh.
PM Narenedra Modi wished happy birthday to our CM Yogi. PM Modi remembering Guru Gorakhsnath Baba tweeted wishing CM Yogi.
CM Yogi also remebered Guru Gorakshnath Baba on his birthday and tweeted, revering and taking the blessing of Guru Gorakshnath.
CM YOGI Lesser Know Facts
Yogi’s real name is Ajay Singh Bisht
He is Mahant of famous Goraknath Temple of Gorakhpur
He was born on 5th June 1972 in Panchur, Pauri Garhwal district of Uttar Pradesh.
Yogi left his family and house at the age of 21
Actively participated in the Ram Temple movement in th 90s.
Met Mahant Avaidyanath, in Rishikesh, later became his disciple
CM Yogi Political Journey
1996: Took the charge of managing election campaign for Mahant Avaidyanath
1998: Started his political career at the age of 26 and became MP from Gorakhpur
1999-2000: Re-Elected to 13th Lok Sabha
2004: Re-Elected to 14th Lok Sabha, worked in Committe on Government Assurances. Member committe on External Affairs.
2009: Re-Elected to 15th Lok Sabha where he worked in Committe of Culture, Toursim and Transport
2014: Again Re-Elected to 16th Lok Sabha from Gorakhpur
2017: Became 21st CM of Uttar Pradesh
Yogi Adityanath Controversies
Yogi is infamous for conversion of other religious people to Hinduism.
In 2005, yogi led a drive where he converted Christians to Hindusm.
Januray 2007: A disput occurred amidst Hindu and Muslims during a Muharram procession in Gorakhpur. Later riots were seen in Gorakhpur
2015: Yogi suggessted, those who oppose Surya Namaskar can leave India.
Compared Shar Rukh Khan to Pakistani terrorist Hafiz Saeed.
15 April 2019: The Election Commission of India put a 72 hour restriction on CM Yogi’s campaigning for violation of MCC.