Gorakhpur: A controversial debate has triggered on social media after a senior police official of Uttar Pradesh was clicked seeking blessing from Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in uniform on Friday in Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur.
The police officer, Praveen Kumar Singh, the circle officer of Gorakhnath area in Gorakhpur, shared photographs on Facebook in which he is kneeling down in front of Yogi Adityanath with folded hands.
The officer can be seen applying tilak on the CM’s forehead and seeking blessings on the occasion of Guru Purnima.
He took blessings from Adityanath not as Chief Minister but as the head of the Gorakhnath temple. His Facebook check-in and pictures were accompanied by ‘feeling blessed’ status.