Lakhimpur Incident: Chhattisgarh, Punjab Govts To Give Rs 50 Lakh To Families Of Farmers, Journalist


The 4 others included two BJP staff, a driver of Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Kumar Mishra, and Raman Kashyap, a journalist working for a non-public TV channel.

Two individuals are being quizzed in reference to the Lakhimpur Kheri violence through which eight lives had been misplaced, and Union minister Ajay Mishra’s son Ashish Mishra has been summoned for questioning, Inspector General of Police Laxmi Singh stated on Thursday.

“If Ashish Mishra does not abide by the summons, the legal proceedings will be adopted,” she instructed reporters right here.

IG Singh, nevertheless, stated that there was no time restrict within the summons despatched to Ashish Mishra.

The Union minister’s son has been named in an FIR lodged in reference to the October 3 incident below IPC part 302 (homicide).

The official refused to offer out the names of these being questioned.

Four of the eight individuals who died in Sunday’s violence in Lakhimpur Kheri had been farmers, allegedly knocked down by autos pushed by BJP staff travelling to welcome Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya to an occasion within the space.

The 4 others included two BJP staff, a driver of Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Kumar Mishra, and Raman Kashyap, a journalist working for a non-public TV channel.

While the primary three had been allegedly lynched by agitating farmers, the scribe, in response to his father, died after being hit by a car when he was overlaying information of farmers” protest towards Maurya”s go to to Ajay Mishra”s native place. 

(PTI)




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