Uday Pratap Singh is under house arrest in Kunda in Uttar Pradesh.

Uday Pratap Singh, father of Kunda MLA and leader of Jansatta Dal (Loktantrik) Raghuraj Pratap Singh aka Raja Bhaiyya, arrested at Bhadri House . He had been staging a sit-in at the office of SDM Kunda for the past two days .

On Friday, police arrested Uday Pratap Singh, the father of Kunda MLA and leader of Jansatta Dal (Loktantrik) Raghuraj Pratap Singh aka Raja Bhaiyya, at Bhadri House, in a dramatic move.He had been staging a sit-in at the office of SDM Kunda for the past two days, demanding the demolition of a mosque-shaped gate in Seikhpur Ashiq village.A deputy SP (Kunda) Ajeet Kumar Singh reported that police and the local government have placed Uday Pratap Singh under house arrest at Bhadri House, confirming the operation.According to him, adequate police forces have been deployed to keep the system running.

Police placed him under house arrest after taking advantage of the opportunity.At Seikhpur Ashiq village in Kunda police station area of Pratapgarh district, Uday Pratap asked for the removal of a mosque-shaped gate being installed for Muharram.He had raised objection to the temporary gate and was content to keep the dharna going till the gate was removed.At the dharna site, a banner was also installed: Seikhpur gaon mai road ke aar paar masjid-numa gate ko prashashan dwara na hataye jane par dharna (dharna being held against the government for not removing the mosque-shaped gate at Seikhpur village).