Sonbhadra (Uttar Pradesh), July 21 -- : Many Samajwadi Party (SP) workers were detained by the police on Sunday ahead of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's visit to Sonbhadra in Uttar Pradesh where 10 people were gunned down over a land dispute a few days ago.

"SP workers are being picked up from their houses and detained by the police ahead of Yogi Adityanath's visit to muzzle our voices. This is being done on BJP government's instructions so that the truth can not come into the fore," a local SP leader, who was detained, said here.

It is noteworthy that Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) enforced in the village where the firing incident took place.

Terming the "massacre" a testament to the government's failure, he said tha...