The major accused within the case, Union minister Ajay Mishra Teni’s son Ashish Mishra appeared earlier than the investigati on staff on Saturday, after staying away from the interrogation on Friday.
The Congress on Saturday organised protests demanding justice for the victims of the Lakhimpur violence whereas Congress chief Rahul Gandhi appealed to everybody to recollect the farmers who’re giving their blood and sweat to feed the nation — whereas consuming at present. Four farmers have been killed within the Lakhimpur Kheri violence as Union minister Ajay Mishra Teni’s automobile allegedly ran over them whereas 4 others have been killed within the violence that adopted, on final Sunday, in Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur Kheri.
Indian Youth Congress employees held demonstrations over the violence in New Delhi and clashed with police. The major accused within the case, Union minister Ajay Mishra Teni’s son Ashish Mishra appeared earlier than the investigation staff on Saturday, after staying away from the interrogation on Friday.
On social media, the Congress made #SpeakUpForKisanNyay trending with Congress leaders issuing video statements condemning the Lakhimpur violence and demanding instant motion in opposition to the offender and the resignation of the Union minister.
Early this week, Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi went to Lakhimpur Kheri and met the households of the victims.
Punjab Congress chief Navjot Sidhu is now in Lakhimpur and was on a starvation strike since final night time in demand for justice. “Broke my fast with the family of Raman Kashyap…After Ashish Mishra surrenders to join investigations. The almighty gave me the strength to fight for a just cause. Path of truth will always triumph!” Sidhu tweeted on Saturday.
Ahead of the UP election, the Lakhimpur Kheri violence is a significant political problem for the Congress, although political strategist Prashant Kishor termed this as a fast repair try for a spontaneous revival of the get together. “Unfortunately there are no quick-fix solutions to the deep-rooted problems and structural weakness of GOP,” Prashant Kishor stated.