Congress defamed Veer Savarkar: Yogi

Yogi pointed out that the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government has installed a statue of Savarkar in the cellular jail of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. But the Congress government removed it.

Lucknow: Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday accused the Congress of abusing freedom fighter Vinayak Damodar Savarkar and asserting that his ideology is still relevant today.

Yogi Adityanath expressed these views when he released the Hindi version of ‘Veer Savarkar: The Man Who Could Prevented Partition’ by Uday Mahurkar and Chirayu Pandit.

Addressing the meeting, CM said that if the Congress had accepted Veer Savarkar’s suggestions, the partition of India would have been avoided.

Yogi pointed out that the Atal Bihari Vajpayee government has installed a statue of Savarkar in the cellular jail of the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. But the Congress government removed it.

“Veer Savarkar thought only of India’s prosperity. CM is now embracing his vision of India.

Yogi Adityanath points out that there have been no riots in Uttar Pradesh and Ramanavami has not taken place on the roads in Eid.

He said that there is no worship or namaz on the roads of Uttar Pradesh.

Yogi Adityanath told the assembly about removing loudspeakers from mosques and temples across the state.

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