New Delhi, October 13th
A five-member Congress delegation on Wednesday urged President Ram Nath Kovind to intervene to dismiss Minister of State (Homeland) Ajay Mishra and initiate an independent judicial investigation by two acting Supreme Court justices into the October 3 crime in Lakhimpur, Kheri das killed eight people, including four farmers. The delegation consisting of Rahul Gandhi, former Ministers AK Antony, Mallikarjun Kharge and Ghulam Nabi Azad and AICC General Secretary (UP) Priyanka Vadra told the President that justice could not be served until Mishra was released as his son Ashish Mishra is the accused in the case and Was seen. by many eyewitnesses at the crime scene ”.
After the meeting, Priyanka said the president had given assurances that he would speak to the government himself on the issue today, while Rahul stated that no justice could be achieved until the junior minister was dismissed. – TNS