.Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath's abba jaan comment has set off a political maelstrom (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • UP CM Yogi Adityanath said only people saying ‘abba jaan’ got ration before BJP coming into power
  • Abba jaan is a term of endearment used by Muslims to refer to fathers
  • Uttar Pradesh is scheduled for assembly elections next year