A UP man named Sonu Thakur worships UP CM and chants 'Yogi Chalisa'. Sonu Thakur hails from Gonda in UP, worships UP CM Yogi Adityanath and chants 'Yogi Chalisa' every day. Speaking to media, Sonu said he got inspired by Yogi Adityanath after meeting him in 2007 for the first time. He said he became a disciple of Yogi by seeing his Hindutwa Prachar. Getting inspiration from Yogi, Sonu keeps himself busy in causes advocated by CM Yogi such as Gau Rakshan and cleanliness campaigns.