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UP CM Yogi Adityanath to not attend father’s funeral due to lockdown


Nation Next Newsroom | Apr 20, 2020 15:39

UP CM Yogi Adityanath will not be attending his father’s funeral to ensure enforcement of lockdown, which has been imposed to contain spread of COVID-19.
UP CM Yogi Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath will not be attending his father’s funeral to ensure enforcement of lockdown, which has been imposed in the country to contain spread of COVID-19. Adityanath’s father, Anand Singh Bisht, passed away on Monday at AIIMS in Delhi. As per reports, he was admitted to the hospital on March 15 as he was suffering through liver-related issues.

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CM Yogi Adityanath has also requested his family to ensure minimal presence of people during the funeral.