UP govt bars mission to riot-hit district

The Uttar Pradesh government on Saturday stopped activists  on a communal harmony mission to Muzaffarnagar riot -affected areas.

Paschim Pradesh Nirman Morcha, UP, in the wake of the Muzaffarnagar communal violence, had organised a ‘Sadbhavana Yatra’ which started afternoon from Jantar Mantar.

As soon as it reached Delhi-UP border near Ghaziabad in the evening, the UP police did not allow them to proceed further on the ground that Section 144 CrPC was in force.  

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