Lucknow: A video of Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra sweeping a room with a broom in protest against the Lakhimpur Kheri violence has gone viral on social media.
According to sources, the video is of the room where Priyanka has been kept at Sitapur PAC headquarters since Monday morning. The room was clearly dirty and the Congress leader can be seen cleaning it with a broom.
In the viral video, she herself is seen cleaning the entire room. Congress workers, however, pulled up the police officials for not giving their leader even a clean room.
@priyankagandhi The mess in the room where he was kept after his arrest was cleaned by himself.
The whole country is watching the mess of Jungle Raj and the country is also getting to know who can clean Uttar Pradesh.#PriyankaGandhiwithKarmers @INCIndia @Rahul Gandhi @kcvenugopalmp pic.twitter.com/TcInpTlU1c
— Revanth Reddy (@revanth_anumula) 4 October 2021
A local Congress leader said, “Is this their Swachh Bharat? It is our leader who is cleaning the broom without any fuss.”
Union minister Ajay Mishra’s son is among those booked in connection with the violence during farmers’ protests in Lakhimpur Kheri, officials said on Monday as several opposition leaders tried to make their way into the Uttar Pradesh district at night. But they were prevented from doing so. .
A day after two FIRs were registered after clashes that claimed eight lives, including four farmers and four were killed in a convoy of BJP workers, the incident prompted Lakhimpur Kheri as a new flashpoint in Uttar Pradesh .
Additional Chief Secretary Home Avnish Kumar Awasthi said that the Uttar Pradesh government would give Rs 45 lakh and a government job at the local level to the family members of four farmers killed in Lakhimpur.
As anger intensified and the opposition trained its guns on the BJP-led state government, Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, SP president Akhilesh Yadav, Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel, BSP’s SC Mishra and AAP’s Sanjay Singh were arrested by the police. Stopped. About 80 km from district headquarter and 225 km from Lucknow are going to the trouble spot.
“An FIR has been registered against several people, including Ashish Mishra, son of Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra,” Awasthi said in Lucknow.
Additional Director General, Law and Order, Prashant Kumar, who was at Lakhimpur Kheri, said that two FIRs have been registered from both the sides in the incident, which has been launched last year against the Centre’s new agricultural laws. Against the bloodiest. . Details were not immediately known.