Passport seized, non-bailable warrant against Akhilesh minister

Lucknow: Amid efforts to arrest the rape charge accused Uttar Pradesh minister Gayatri Prajapati, police issued a non-bailable warrant (NBW) on Saturday against  him and six other persons, a police officer said.

Earlier in the day, Prajapati's passport was also revoked for four weeks to prevent the absconding minister from fleeing the country.Prajapati, the state's Transport  Minister, is also a contestant in the state assembly poll.