Mohsin Raza lone Muslim face in Yogi Adityanath-led government

Source: IANS | By Staff Correspondent | Published on 19th March 2017, 6:03 PM | National News | Don't Miss |

LUCKNOW: Mohsin Raza, a former Ranji Trophy player, was sworn in on Sunday as a minister of state in the new BJP government in Uttar Pradesh. 

He is the lone Muslim face in the Yogi Adityanath-led government. Raza is not a member of the state assembly.

He is a spokesman of the BJP. 
 

 

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