Priyanka Gandhi detained
Published: 11:05 AM, 4 October 2021 Updated: 11:13 AM, 4 October 2021
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
India's Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has been detained from Uttar Pradesh’s Hargaon, claimed the party's youth wing national president Srinivas BV.
Police detained her while she who was on her way to violence-hit Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur Kheri district to visit the kin of the victims there.
"Finally what was expected from the BJP has happened. In the democratic country of 'Mahatma Gandhi', the worshipers of 'Godse' have arrested our leader @priyankagandhi Ji who fought heavy rains and the police force to meet the 'Annadata', from Hargaon. This is just the beginning of the fight!! Kisan Ekta Zindabad,” Srinivas tweet, roughly translated from Hindi, read.
Srinivas also shared a video along with the tweet and has called on people to reach the Sitapur police line where Priyanka Gandhi has been taken.
As many as eight people have died including four farmers and four occupants of the vehicle(s) that allegedly ran over the farmers on Sunday.
Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) has claimed that one of the four farmers was shot dead by Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra Teni's son, while others were run over by the vehicles of his convoy.
The farmers were protesting three farm laws enacted by the central government last year. - Zee News, Hindustan Times