Yogi Adityanath, the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: AP
Yogi Adityanath, the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: AP

Coronavirus India: how Modi ally has suppressed damaging reports about oxygen shortages

  • Yogi Adityanath, the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, has increasingly been mentioned as a potential successor to Modi as prime minister
  • Reporter accuses his government of threatening journalists to ensure ‘issues like lack of oxygen, hospital facilities and deaths never come to the forefront’

Yogi Adityanath, the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: AP
Yogi Adityanath, the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: AP
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