Terrorist organizations like Babbar Khalsa try to disrupt public order, Defense Ministry Ajay Mishra says
New Delhi [India]October 3 (ANI): After eight people were killed in the Lakhimpur Kheri incident in Uttar Pradesh, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Ajay Mishra Teni said on Sunday that several terrorist organizations like Babbar Khalsa have been trying to disrupt public order since the start of the farmers’ protests.
Speaking to ANI, Teni said: “Since the farmers protests started, several terrorist organizations like Babbar Khalsa have been trying to disrupt the peace. Now people are making statements for the sake of politics. question of my presence. My son was not present either. “” My son was not there. In the program, there were thousands of people including the police and the administration. the program. There is therefore no chance that my son will be present there. The way they attacked our workers with sticks and swords, even if my son was there he would not have stayed alive. They damaged cars and set several vehicles on fire, ”he said.
He alleged that the protesters pushed the vehicles into the ditch and set them on fire.
“Our workers didn’t even have a fault. They were going to receive the main guest. When our workers left, they started throwing stones at the vehicles. Our workers were beaten while dragging them out of the vehicles. They set them on fire. cars. We will file a complaint against the culprits. Four of our workers have been killed. Complaints under section 302 will be filed against the culprits, “added the Minister of the Union.
“All the leaders of the peasant movement must understand that the anti-social elements should not be involved in their movement. They want to spread unrest and instability in the country. We will file the FIR against the culprits. We have the video for them. evidence. I will go to court for their punishment, “he added.
As many as eight people died in the Lakhimpur Kheri incident on Sunday, police said.
Additional Police Superintendent Lakhimpur Kheri Arun Kumar Singh confirmed eight deaths, including four farmers and four occupants of the vehicle (s) that allegedly ran over the farmers.
Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) released a statement regarding the incident reporting the deaths of four people.
SKM alleged that one of the four farmers was shot dead by the son of Union Minister of State for the Interior Ajay Mishra Teni, while the others were allegedly run over by vehicles from his convoy in the district. from Lakhimpur Kheri, Uttar Pradesh.
SKM is able to confirm the deaths of four farmers at this point – Lovepreet Singh (20), Daljeet Singh (35), Nachattar Singh (60) and Gurvinder Singh (19). There are around 12 to 15 people injured and hospitalized.
“Reports come from Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh that the convoy of the Union Home Affairs Ministry Ajay Mishra Teni (probably his son’s vehicles) ran over farmers protesting on the roads with black flags to protest his visit. report that one of the three farmers martyred in today’s incidents was shot dead by the son of Union Minister of State Ajay Mishra Teni, Ashish (Monu) Mishra, while the others were knocked down by vehicles, ”the SKM press release read.
Meanwhile, the government of Uttar Pradesh ordered the ADG to visit the incident scene of Lakhimpur, Prashant Kumar and ACS (Agriculture) Devesh Chaturvedi. (ANI)