Soon after Rahul Gandhi criticized Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not visiting violence-hit Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday hit back at the Congress leader, accusing him of trying to incite violence. Put it.
New Delhi: Soon after Rahul Gandhi criticized Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not visiting violence-hit Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday hit back at the Congress leader and tried to incite violence on him. charged to.
“Irresponsibility is another name for Rahul Gandhi, Congress and Rahul are trying to incite violence. He raised questions on post-mortem. Is he a medical expert? Who is he to question the opinion of expert body. He is trying to spread rumours. is doing,” BJP national spokesperson Sambit Patra said. Patra held a press conference soon after Rahul Gandhi spoke to the media in New Delhi on the Lakhimpur Kheri incident before leaving for Lucknow.
The BJP leader said, “The Gandhi family works for their family. They just want to save their family. They saw this incident as an opportunity.”
“Farmers and administration have reached a compromise. Both sides have agreed on a fair investigation. Rahul Gandhi again made irresponsible statement today,” he said.
Meanwhile, Rahul Gandhi is on his way to the violence-hit Lakhimpur Kheri after getting permission from the Uttar Pradesh government, which was denied to him earlier.
Sanyukta Kisan Morcha, an umbrella body of several farmers’ unions, alleged that Ashish Mishra Teni, son of Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra Teni, arrived with three vehicles when the farmers were dispersing their protest at the helipad and landed on the farmers. And finally attacked SKM leader Tajinder Singh Virk too directly, tried to drive a vehicle over him.
However, Ashish Mishra denied the allegations of SKM and said that he was not present at the place where the incident took place. Uttar Pradesh Police said eight people died in the Lakhimpur Kheri incident on Sunday.
MoS Teni also said that his son was not present at the spot, adding that some miscreants along with the protesting farmers pelted stones at the car, leading to an ‘unfortunate incident’. (ANI)
First published:October 6, 2021, 5:41 pm