New Delhi: An FIR has been registered against Ashish Mishra, son of Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra Teni, in connection with the violence that took place in Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh on Sunday. The first demand was made by the farmer leader Rakesh Tikait to register an FIR against the people involved in the incident. Considering the first demand of the farmers, a case has been registered against Ashish Mishra under sections of murder, culpable homicide, accident and rioting. At the same time, on this matter, the United Kisan Morcha has said that the last rites will not be performed until the culprits are arrested. Eight people, including four farmers, were killed in yesterday’s uproar.
After the meeting with the farmer leaders, Lakhimpur District Magistrate Arvind Chaurasia said, “Many things were discussed, demand letter has been received. There has been a demand for the dismissal of the Minister of State for Home, registration of FIR and compensation amount to the dead, one government job each and a judicial inquiry into the whole incident. Will talk more.
What happened yesterday in Lakhimpur?
Actually, UP Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya was to attend a wrestling program organized in Lakhimpur Kheri. Before the arrival of the Deputy CM, the farmers were protesting against the Agriculture Act. Farmers allege that Union Minister Ajay Mishra’s son Ashish Mishra and his supporters rammed vehicles on the protesting farmers. After this, angry farmers set 2 SUV cars on fire. So far many people have died in this whole case. After the news of the violence, Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya also canceled his Lakhimpur tour.
The guilty will not be spared- Yogi Adityanath
After the incident, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has assured that the guilty will not be spared. CM Yogi wrote on Twitter, “The incident is sad and unfortunate, we will go to the bottom and expose everyone involved in the violence, the guilty will not be spared.” The Yogi government also held a big meeting on Lakhimpur violence. ADG Law and Order Prashant Kumar gave full details of the incident in the meeting.
the farmers created a ruckus. He said, “Some miscreants hiding among the farmers pelted stones at their (BJP workers) vehicles, started hitting them with sticks and sticks. Then dragged them and beat them with sticks and swords, we also have videos of this.
Ajay Mishra said, “They pushed the vehicles down the road into the ditch. They set fire to vehicles, ransacked them. My son was there (the venue) till the end of the program, the way they have done the incidents, if my son was there (at the venue), they would have beaten him to death too. There has been a tragic death of our workers. Three of our workers and the driver have been killed. We will get an FIR against it, all the people involved in this will be booked under section 302.