Union Minister Ajay Mishra on Sunday said the three BJP workers who died during the Lakhimpur Khairy accident were unfortunate and the manner in which the accident took place in the presence of officials shows the negligence of both the police and management.
“Farmers were allowed to take over a road after which the road was not blocked by the police. Shyam Sundar Nishad, one of the workers was surviving with the police and arrived in an ambulance but was dragged outside and killed. Speaking at a prayer meeting in Sega village, Mishra said. Khord: “
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Mishra, in the presence of other BJP leaders, said the government had released the investigation agency to investigate the incident.
The Union Minister paid tribute to the memory of Hari Om Mishra, Shyam Sundar Neshad and Shubham Mishra, who were killed in the Lakhimpur violence. Ashish, Mishra’s son, has been named in the FIR and is already under arrest and being questioned. Six people have been arrested so far.
During the event, BJP MLA Yogesh Verma, Vishwa Hindu Parishad District President Acharya Sanjay Mishra, former BJP District President Shyamji Pandey and other leaders were present at the event.
Shyam Sundar’s brother, Sanjeev Neshad, told The Times of India, “I am glad that the minister raised the issue of my brother’s death in police custody. I am sure the accused will be arrested soon and action will be taken against the policemen.”
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Meanwhile, Lakhimpur SP Vijay Shull said he was not aware of any such allegations and added that the case is being investigated with SIT.
Samyukt Kisan Morcha announced a nationwide six-hour ‘Rail roko’ protest on Monday, calling for the immediate arrest of Federal Minister of State for Home Affairs Ajay Misra Tine over the violence case in Lakhimpur.