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Standoff between Priyanka Gandhi and Uttar Pradesh govt ends


Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra consoles a family member of Sonbhadra massacre victim, in Mirzapur on July 20, 2019. | Photo Credit: PTI

The standoff between Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi and the Uttar Pradesh government ended on July 20, a day after she was detained by the Mirzapur administration when she insisted on travelling to the scene of a recent shootout in Sonbhadra.

Ms. Vadra spent July 19 night at the Chunar guest house, insisting she will not return to Delhi unless she meets the families of the victims.

On July 20, some of the villagers from Sonbhadra, where 10 ...


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