The Supreme Court took suo motu cognizance of the Lakhimpur Kheri incident in Uttar Pradesh. SC will hear the matter tomorrow. A bench of Chief Justice (CJI) NV Ramana will hear this.
New Delhi: The Supreme Court took suo motu cognizance of the Lakhimpur Kheri incident in Uttar Pradesh. SC will hear the matter tomorrow. A bench of Chief Justice (CJI) NV Ramana will hear this. It is worth noting that eight people, including four farmers, were killed in the violence that took place on Sunday in Lakhimpur Kheri. Thousands of farmers had gathered to protest union minister in Lakhimpur Kheri district of UP. . Farmers have filed a case against Union Minister Ajay Mishra Teni's son Ashish Mishra for the violence that took place on Sunday in Tikunia of Lakhimpur Kheri.
Farmer leaders had alleged that the vehicles included in the convoy of the minister's son crushed the protesting farmers. After this violence erupted and apart from 4 farmers, four other people involved in the convoy were also killed. UP Police has registered an FIR against 14 including Union Minister Ajay Mishra's son Ashish Mishra in the Lakhimpur violence case. This case has been registered under Section 302, 120B and other sections. Union Minister Ajay Mishra on Tuesday admitted that the car that crushed the farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh was his but he or his son (Ashish Mishra) ) were not present at the time of the incident.
Ajay Mishra had said in a conversation with a news channel, 'From day one we are clear that that Thar (vehicle) is ours, it is registered in our name. This vehicle, carrying some workers, was going to pick up someone. My son was at another place. From 11 am till evening, he was organizing another event. My son (Ashish Mishra) was present there, there were thousands of people. It also has photos and videos. If you want to know his call record and CDR, location....then you can check everything. Thousands of people are ready to give an affidavit that Ashish Mishra was there (at the another event). '