Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram along with other Congress leaders will take part in a fast of silence at Azad Maidan in Goa on Monday against the brutal killing of innocent farmers in Uttar Pradesh and demand immediate sacking of Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra Teni involved in the murder. will do.
As a part of AICC’s nationwide protest, Goa Pradesh Congress Committee has organized a “Maun Vrat” on 11th October at Azad Maidan at 11.30 am.
AICC in-charge Mr. Dinesh Gundu Rao, GPCC President Mr. Girish Chodankar, LOP leader Mr. Digambar Kamat, Working President Alex Sequeira, Campaign Committee Chairman Alexio Reginaldo with AICC Senior Observer and former Union Finance and Home Affairs Minister Mr. P Chidambaram Lawrence, former Union Minister Ed. Ramakant Khalap and other Congress leaders will participate in the dharna.
As a mark of protest, all office-bearers will use black masks to mark the protest, said the press note issued by Sankalp Amonkar, in-charge of Protest and vice-president GPCC.
Eight people, including four farmers, were killed in the violence on October 3. The Uttar Pradesh Police has so far arrested three people including Ashish Mishra, son of Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra Teni.
The Uttar Pradesh assembly elections are due in early 2022.