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People celebrating Pakistan’s victory to face sedition charges: Yogi Adityanath

New Delhi: It emerged on Thursday that Yogi Adityanath, Uttar Pradesh CM had announced that people celebrating Pakistan’s feat in the T20 World Cup would be labeled as betrayers and sent to prison. 'Anyone who celebrated Pakistan’s victory on October 24 would be prosecuted under the sedition law,' he said during the interview. From yesterday, seven (7) people have been booked in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh (UP) for celebrating Pakistan’s win.