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Eerie silence of top leadership on Lakhimpur Kheri violence!

Eerie silence of high management on Lakhimpur Kheri violence! | Information

New Delhi: In a current interview, Prime Minister Narendra Modi mentioned he missed critics and lamented that the variety of critics may be very few and that most individuals solely degree allegations and play notion video games.
The very subsequent day, Lakhimpur Kheri violence occurred. A union minister’s son was accused of mowing down unarmed protesting farmers along with his SUV. Eight folks had been killed together with 4 farmers. Some had been reportedly killed by the protesters.
A spine-chilling video of the incident surfaced that stirred the conscience of your entire nation. The opposition even in contrast it to the Jallianwala Bagh bloodbath. It doesn’t matter whether or not the comparability was reputable, however it actually left an impression on the minds of the folks. It has been six days because the incident and persons are but to listen to from the Prime Minister.
The opposition hit the streets and the leaders of the biggest opposition social gathering, Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi together with two sitting chief ministers, Bhupesh Baghel and Charanjit Singh Channi, tried to satisfy the households of the victims, solely to be ridiculed by UP CM Yogi Adityanath.
It was dangerous sufficient how the incident performed out, what made it worse was the state’s high-handed response. The state police deployed all their assets at limiting the political leaders within the identify of controlling legislation and order.  
What did occur although within the meantime was that the prime accused Ashish Mishra, son of union minister Ajay Mishra Teni, continued to roam free. The UP police mentioned they had been too busy coping with the opposition leaders. Sure, the son of the house minister of India, who’s dealing with a homicide cost, has not been arrested but.
That isn’t all. The minister, who’s in command of inner safety within the nation, has thus far refused to step down. How is that this not impropriety?
A piece of media has expressed severe considerations on this challenge. They asserted that for the probe to be credible, MoS Ajay Mishra should step down. The favored notion is that the BJP’s high management should step in to resolve this challenge.
The Supreme Court docket seemed to be a bit extra impatient, because it rapped the UP authorities and expressed that it was “not glad with the steps taken thus far by the state authorities.”  The highest courtroom minced no phrases in saying that “the UP authorities will not be continuing the best way it ought to. It seems solely in phrases and never in motion.”
Though CM Yogi Adityanath, whereas calling the incident unhappy and tragic, has vowed to punish the responsible, the truth that an individual dealing with expenses underneath IPC 302 amongst a number of others together with legal conspiracy and rioting has evaded arrest even days after the incident tells a unique story.
Do the opposition assaults, media appeals and the observations made by the apex courtroom on the matter not qualify as reputable criticism? Does an incident of this magnitude that entails a member of the union cupboard not deserve a remark from the Prime Minister?
 
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