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Lakhimpur Kheri Case: Punjab-Chhattisgarh governments will give 50-50 lakh assistance to the families of the deceased farmers

The governments of Punjab and Chhattisgarh have announced an assistance of Rs 50 lakh each to the kin of farmers killed in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence in Uttar Pradesh. This assistance amount will also be given to the family of the deceased journalist.

Lucknow : The governments of Punjab and Chhattisgarh have announced an assistance of Rs 50 lakh each to the kin of farmers killed in the violence on Sunday, October 3 in Lakhimpur Kheri district of Uttar Pradesh. Both the states will give an assistance of Rs 50 lakh each to the families of farmers and the family of a journalist who was killed, i.e. a total of Rs 1 crore each.Also Read – Pensioners News Update: Punjab government gave a gift to more than 3 lakh pensioners, know from when the amount of pension increased

Since Sunday’s incident, there was a lot of tension between the farmer leaders and the administration in Lakhimpur Kheri. Finally, on Monday evening, both the parties agreed and the government assured Rs 45-45 lakh to the next of kin of each of the deceased and a government job at the local level to one person. Apart from this, the Uttar Pradesh government has also announced a compensation of Rs 10 lakh each for the injured. Also Read – Lakhimpur Kheri Violence: Big allegation against son, ministerial post in danger, Ajay Mishra Teni meets Amit Shah in Delhi

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi, who arrived in Lucknow on Wednesday along with former Congress President Rahul Gandhi to visit Lakhimpur Kheri, told reporters that the Punjab government was with the farmers who were killed. Our government will give assistance of Rs 50 lakh each to the kin of four farmers and a journalist who were martyred in Lakhimpur. Also Read – Rahul Gandhi arrives in Lucknow, will accompany party General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to Lakhimpur Kheri

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel, who arrived in Lucknow with Channi, has also announced an assistance of Rs 50 lakh each to the kin of four farmers and a journalist who died in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence.

Punjab Chief Minister Channi said, “The ruling BJP has made fun of the democratic system in the same way as General Dyer had killed innocent people by firing bullets in Jallianwala Bagh. This dictatorship will not last.

Baghel said that the whole country has been shaken by the heart-wrenching incident that happened in Lakhimpur. All the farmers are angry and the whole country stands with those victims’ families. It is noteworthy that last Sunday, eight people, including four farmers, were killed in the violence in Tikonia area of ​​Lakhimpur Kheri district. (Input – PTI)

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