On Eid-ul-Fitr, Akhilesh Yadav questions Yogi Adityanath's absence at Lucknow eidgah

Lucknow: Samajwadi Party leader and former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday took a swipe at Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath for not visiting the eidgah in Lucknow on the occasion of Eid.

 On Eid-ul-Fitr, Akhilesh Yadav questions Yogi Adityanaths absence at Lucknow eidgah

Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav. PTI

It has been a regular feature of chief ministers in Uttar Pradesh to visit an eidgah on the occasion of Eid.

"I am an ousted chief minister...I am here. Whey he (Yogi) has not come he should tell," Akhilesh told reporters.

To a question, Akhilesh advised the Centre to "control the situation in Kashmir".

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Updated Date: Jun 26, 2017 14:58:20 IST