After the killing of farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri, UP, there is an atmosphere of tension in the district. While the opposition is making every effort to surround the government, the government is trying to protect itself in this matter. On Friday, Navjot Singh Sidhu reached Lakhimpur Kheri and met the family members of the victim. Sidhu sat on a dharna at the house of journalist Raman Kashyap and started a hunger strike. Meanwhile, internet service has been stopped once again on Friday, seeing the tension rising in Lakhimpur Kheri. Internet service has been suspended till further orders.
Let us inform that on October 3, before the program of Keshav Prasad Maurya, there was an allegation of crushing the farmers with the vehicle of BJP leader’s son. The farmers had gathered at Tikunia to show a black flag to the Deputy Chief Minister against the anti-farmer policies.
The anger had increased after the farmers were crushed by the car. Angry farmers had set two vehicles on fire, while some people beat up the driver to death. The internet was snapped on October 3 in view of the possibility of escalating tension in the district.