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TMC leaders ‘dodge police’, meet Lakhimpur Kheri victims’ kin

A delegation of Trinamool Congress MPs Tuesday met households of farmers killed within the Lakhimpur Kheri violence, claiming they dodged Uttar Pradesh police by posing as vacationers.

The TMC delegation comprised MPs Kakoli Ghosh Dastidar, Sushmita Dev, Abir Ranjan Biswas, Pratima Mondal and Dola Sen. Sen mentioned they had been attempting to achieve Lakhimpur Kheri since Sunday and will get there two days later.

Talking to The Indian The Press Reporter, Dastidar mentioned, “This was a calculated and pre-planned homicide – there’s completely no query of it being an accident. The torso of the victims has been bashed. This has been finished by the BJP authorities
which has no respect for both human life or for farmers.”

Dastidar and Dev went to Palia tehsil of the district to satisfy the kin of Lavpreet Singh (19) whereas others travelled to Dhaurahra tehsil to satisfy kinfolk of Nachatar Singh.

Dastidar mentioned it was “very tough” for them to achieve Lakhimpur. “We have now come to precise our solidarity with the farmers and demand that the BJP withdraw the (farm) legal guidelines…Mamata Banerjee had led the largest farmer andolan in Singur and returned the farmers’ land. We haven’t come all the way in which right here to joke round. There can be ‘khela’ right here too. If the federal government right here thinks that they’re the one ones on the maidan (subject), they’re mistaken,” she added.

Dastidar additionally questioned why PM Modi had not met the households. “If the son of a minister can run over individuals with such impunity, then the place will the frequent man go. Why hasn’t the Prime Minister come right here? Our nation is a democracy, however for the previous few years democracy has disappeared – particularly the UP authorities – put anybody they like in jail, run over anybody they like,” she alleged.

TMC spokesperson OP Mishra mentioned the “proof of the crime and the perpetrator are crystal clear”.

“The video exhibits {that a} most heinous crime has been dedicated and no much less insensitive and irresponsible are the depraved makes an attempt to cowl it up and rationalise it. The proof of the crime and the perpetrator is crystal clear, and nonetheless the union authorities and the Yogi administration is sleeping over the misdeed and refuses to take punitive motion,” he mentioned.

(With PTI inputs)

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