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Sack SBSP leader OP Rajbhar from cabinet: Yogi recommends to UP Governor

Adityanath recommended his removal after his constant outburst against BJP. SBSP leader Rajbhar recently said BJP members should be "thrashed with shoes".

Press Trust of India  |  Lucknow 

Yogi Adityanath, Hindutva posterboy, has lost sheen following the BJP’s poll reverses in Rajasthan, MP and Chhattisgarh, where he had addressed more than 75 rallies
Yogi Adityanath, UP CM

Monday recommended to the immediate sacking of from his cabinet for his outbursts against senior NDA partner

Adityanath also recommended that all other (SBSP) members holding the rank of be removed immediately, an said here.

Rajbhar has often been making controversial statements against the saffron party, the latest being during the Lok Sabha election campaign when he said that members should be "thrashed" with shoes.

He had recently sent a letter to the stating that he was resigning from the cabinet where he held the portfolio of backward

First Published: Mon, May 20 2019. 11:00 IST