Yogi Adityanath banned from election campaign after anti-Muslim comment

File Photo: Yogi Adityanath, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, addresses the audience after inaugurating power projects in Allahabad, June 4, 2017. REUTERS/Jitendra Prakash

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s election commission on Monday banned Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath from campaigning for three days after anti-Muslim comments in an election that will end next month. The saffron-clad Yogi Adityanath, a member of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party, had been warned this month about his campaign speeches, the […]

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