Allahabad High Court dismisses PIL calling for Uttar Pradesh CM to refrain from using 'Yogi’ title

The Court imposed ₹1 lakh costs on the petitioner on finding that the PIL was misconceived, and filed by a political person with an ulterior motive.
Allahabad High Court, CM Yogi Adityanath
Allahabad High Court, CM Yogi Adityanath

The Allahabad High Court on Monday dismissed a public interest litigation (PIL) seeking directions to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath to disclose his full name, and refrain him from using 'Yogi' as a title in official communication [Namaha v. State of UP].

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