Lucknow: The incident at Lakhimpur Khiri has intensified political activities in the country. Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa and Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel as scheduled to visit Lakhimpur Khiri today to meet the affected farmers and inspect the site of the incident.
Uttar Pradesh Additional Chief Secretary Avneesh Awasthi has issued strict orders to Lucknow airport. Under this, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa and Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel have been asked not to be allowed to land at Lucknow airport.
Earlier, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi was detained by the local police. It may be recalled that eight people were killed in a PANIC SITUATION on Sunday during a farmers' protest against Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya's visit to Lakhimpur Khiri yesterday. The incident is being condemned across the country.