Lakhimpur Kheri Violence News

Breaking: Union Cabinet clears bill to repeal three farm laws

Breaking: Union Cabinet clears bill to repeal three farm laws

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday finally approved the bill to repeal the three controversial farm laws, after the Centre faced resistant from farmers across the country for over a year now. The decision was announced by Union minister Anurag Thakur after the meeting of the Union Cabinet. The

SC appoints ex-Punjab and Haryana HC judge to monitor Lakhimpur violence probe

SC appoints ex-Punjab and Haryana HC judge to monitor Lakhimpur violence probe

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday appointed former judge of the Punjab and Haryana high court, Justice Rakesh Kumar Jain, to monitor the ongoing investigation in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence case. It also reconstituted the Special Investigation Team (SIT) by appointing three more senior police officers. A bench headed

Priyanka flags off Congress’ ‘Pratigya Yatras’ from UP’s Barabanki

Priyanka flags off Congress’ ‘Pratigya Yatras’ from UP’s Barabanki

Lucknow: To take Congress’s seven “pratigyas” – resolutions or say poll promises including free e-scooters and smartphones for girl students, ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections – general secretary and Uttar Pradesh in-charge Priyanka Gandhi on Saturday flagged off one of the three “Pratigya Yatras” from Barabanki. The

UP Police warn of action, imposes curfew in the wake of ‘Rail Roko’ stir

UP Police warn of action, imposes curfew in the wake of ‘Rail Roko’ stir

Lucknow: After imposing Section 144, Uttar Pradesh Police on Monday warned of strict action against those who will participate in the ‘Rail Roko’ stir, called by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM), an umbrella body of farmers’ unions, over the Lakhimpur Kheri violence. They said that Section 144 has been imposed

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: SIT arrests driver of a SUV in convoy

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: SIT arrests driver of a SUV in convoy

Lakhimpur: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Uttar Pradesh police on Tuesday arrested the driver of one of the SUVs that was part of the convoy which ploughed through a group of protesting farmers on October 3, the police said killing four protesters, a journalist, three others in the subsequent