Kanpur: Kanpur police on late Sunday evening deboarded BJP MP Yogi Adityanath from Kushinagar Express at Kanpur Central station, and handed him over to Unnao police.
Yogi Adityanath was on his way to Jhansi for the "Jalabhishek" ceremony of a disputed temple in Jhansi, where section 144 is in force, said Avinash Singh, additional district magistrate, city, Kanpur.
The local Jhansi administration has apprehended chances of violence during the BJP MP's visit, because of which he was prevented from proceeding further.
The Jalabhishek ceremony will continue till Rakshabandhan (Aug 20).
Yogi Adityanath had come from Gorakhpur for the ceremony in Jhansi.