“Farmers need justice. Earlier than Lakhimpur Kheri incident, MoS Ajay Misra had threatened farmers. We’ve got demanded that Ajay Misra be eliminated and enquiry be performed by two sitting judges of the Supreme Court docket,” mentioned Rahul Gandhi after the assembly.
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, a part of the Congress delegation that met with the President, mentioned they need justice for farmers and the journalist killed within the Lakhimpur Kheri violence.
In the meantime, Rahul Gandhi alleged on Monday that the BJP is obstructing the method of justice by not dismissing Union Minister of State for Residence Ajay Kumar Mishra, whose son has been arrested within the Lakhimpur Kheri violence case. He alleged that the central authorities neither cares about farmers nor the BJP employees killed within the violence on October 3.
A silent protest was held on Monday in varied components of the nation by Congress leaders, together with Priyanka Gandhi who was in Lucknow, demanding the dismissal of the Union minister. “this minister, the BJP is obstructing the method of justice. The central authorities neither cares about farmers nor concerning the BJP employees who’ve been killed,” Rahul Gandhi mentioned in a tweet in Hindi whereas demanding justice for the farmers.
He additionally used the hashtag ‘#KisanKoNyayDo along with his tweet. Gandhi and his Congress celebration have been demanding the sacking of Mishra, whose son Ashish is known as within the FIR associated to mowing down of 4 farmers in Lakhimpur.
The Uttar Pradesh Police on Monday acquired a three-day remand of Ashish, who was arrested on Saturday evening after round 12 hours of questioning. Two BJP employees, a driver and a journalist had been additionally killed within the violence.