Is Yogi future PM, Is Yogi rubber stamp..Yogi answers on News24

Lucknow: Will Yogi Adityanath will be BJP's PM candidate in 2024? This is the question that is being debated in the political circles. The man, Yogi Adityanath, himself chose News 24 mega conclave 'Manthan With Yogi' to speak his mind out on the issue. Will he or will he not agree to join race?  

Well, Yogi made it clear that he has never been interested in posts. "If I had ambitions why would I come back from Delhi to Lucknow?," asked Yogi. The UP CM said that his final destination is Gorakhpur where he would like to settle and fulfil his responsibilities as a 'sanyasi'.


Coming to issue of PM in 2019, Yogi said that no power in the world can prevent Narendra Modi from becoming PM again. " Though 2019 will be a challenge, but will get 100% marks in 2019 from the people and win all 80 seats in UP, and Modiji will be PM again," said a confident Yogi


Yogi also dismissed the anti-BJP 'maha gatbandhan' as a pipedream, Yogi said that Lalu is dreaming when he talks about bring Akhilesh Yadav and Mayawati together. On whether Nitish should join NDA, Yogi said that after supporting NDA's presidential candidate now it is up to Nitish and BJP leadership to take a call on this.  


Yogi dismissed reports that he is just a rubber stamp of PM Narendra Modi. "  I am not a rubber stamp

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