After political leaders meet the families of farmers who lost their lives in the violent incidents, it is time for healing touch and swift legal action that will bring the culprits to book. The rule of law must prevail and justice must be done without any delay.
The heat is on at Lakhimpur Kheri where high voltage political activities are taking place. After much drama and heated scenes at Lucknow airport, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi was allowed to go ahead with his visit.
In the Capital, Union Home Minister Amit Shah met his junior minister Ajay Mishra Teni whose son is named in the FIR by the U.P. Police for the violent incidents at Lakhimpur Kheri where farmers were protesting.
With inflamed passions and heightened tensions, it is for the government to act decisively and promptly to douse the flames at Lakhimpur Kheri where eight people, including four farmers were killed in violent incidents as a convoy of vehicles ran over the protesting farmers,