New Delhi: BJP MLA SAngeet Som asked the state government to rename Muzaffarnagar as Laxminagar. Sangeet Som, second time MLA from Sardhana in Uttar Pradesh.
He said that the names of many cities will be changed. Muzaffarnagar’s name has to be changed. Renaming the city would bring about peace. People have demanded that Muzaffarnagar be renamed as Laxminagar. The name Muzaffarnagar was given by the Mughal ruler Muzaffar Ali. It has been ages since people have been demanding that the city be renamed as Laxminagar.
Relevantly very recently, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath announced that the city of Faizabad would be renamed as Ayodhya.