The opposition on Thursday demanded the resignation of MoS Ajay Mishra to ensure an independent and fair trial and the immediate arrest of his son Ashish Mishra.
Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra also demanded that the Lakhimpur Kerry violence be investigated by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court or the High Court.
SP chief Akhilesh Yadav asked, “Do you think farmers will get justice as long as he (the accused’s father) is a MoS?”
BSP chief Mayawati has accused the BJP of having a “partisan” attitude towards the incident.
In the afternoon, Congress representatives sitting in Tarna outside Raj Bhavan in Lucknow said they did not have permission for Governor Anandiben Patel to hand over a letter in which they demanded action against the police officers who allegedly handled Priyanka late on Sunday. .