Priyanka Gandhi started the speech with the exclamation of “Jai Mata Di”.
Congress ‘Kisan Nyay’ rally in Varanasi: Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath over the Lakhimpur Kheri violence and farmers’ agitation and said that the Prime Minister, who is visiting the country and abroad, should leave his residence. Can’t talk to farmers sitting at a distance. Priyanka Gandhi started the speech with the exclamation of “Jai Mata Di”.Also Read – Coal Shortage Issue: CM Kejriwal wrote a letter to PM Modi – just look, there should be no problem in Delhi
Referring to the incidents of Sonbhadra, Unnao, Hathras and the situation at the time of the second wave of corona epidemic, he targeted the Central and Uttar Pradesh governments. He said, “In this country, the son of the Minister of State for Home crushed the farmers under the cart. But the administration was trying to save him… It would not have happened that the police should invite the murder accused to interrogate you.” Also Read – Date of CWC meeting has been fixed, there may be a decision regarding the election of Congress President
Priyanka Gandhi claimed, “The Chief Minister defended the accused. The Prime Minister came to Lucknow to celebrate, but could not even reach Lakhimpur Kheri. He claimed that because of this government, people in the country have lost hope of justice. He questioned, “What should people do if the government, the prime minister, the chief minister are all united and turn their backs on the farmers?” Also Read – KV Subramanian, Chief Economic Adviser to the Central Government resigns, explains the reason…
Referring to the farmers’ movement, Priyanka said, “When all three laws are implemented, the farmers’ land and crops will be taken away.” Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi took a jibe at Modi, saying, “The Prime Minister can go to America, can go to Japan, can visit the country abroad, but cannot talk to farmers sitting 10 minutes away from his home.”
Before the rally, he had darshan and worship at Baba Vishwanath temple and Maa Durga temple. Priyanka, who arrived for the rally, was warmly welcomed by the workers at the Varanasi airport. This was Priyanka’s first public meeting in Uttar Pradesh after she was detained and in police custody for nearly two days while on her way to meet the families of the victims of the Lakhimpur Kheri violence case. Rahul and Priyanka had met the families of the victims of the violence.
Eight people, including four farmers, were killed in the violence that broke out in Tikonia area of Lakhimpur Kheri district on October 3 against the visit of Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya to the native village of Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra. A case has been registered against many people including Mishra’s son Ashish in this case. Ashish Mishra was arrested on Saturday.