2 held in UP, Minister’s son summoned

2 held in UP, Minister’s son summoned

Friday, 08 October 2021 | Preetam Srivastava | Lucknow

Judicial Commission formed to probe Lakhimpur violence After four days of inaction in the killing of nine, including four farmers under the wheels and lynching of 4 BJP men, in Lakhimpur Kheri, the Uttar Pradesh Police arrested two accused and summoned Union Minister Ajay Mishra’s son Ashish Mishra for questioning. Ashish will...

C’garh, Punjab to give `50L each to kin of 4 slain kisan, journalist

Thursday, 07 October 2021 | PNS | New Delhi

Chhattisgarh and Punjab Governments on Wednesday announced an ex-gratia of `50 lakh each to families of four farmers and a journalist killed in the violence that broke out in Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur Kheri on Sunday. “Our Government will provide `50 lakh each to families of farmers and the journalist killed in...

Ensure justice for farmers’ families, Kejriwal urges PM

Thursday, 07 October 2021 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Condemning death of farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to ensure justice for the families of the victims. The AAP supremo demanded that the accused be arrested and that Union Minister of State for Home, Ajay Kumar Mishra, whose son has...

MoS Mishra meets Shah, briefs him on Lakhimpur incident

Thursday, 07 October 2021 | PNS | New Delhi

Minister of State for Home Ajay Kumar Mishra, whose son is facing the charge of mowing down four farmers at Lakhimpur Kheri, called on his boss Amit Shah on Wednesday. During the 30-minute interaction, Mishra is understood to have briefed Shah about the Lakhimpur Kheri incident. Sources said there was no...

Rahul, Priyanka visit Lakhimpur after high drama

Rahul, Priyanka visit Lakhimpur after high drama

Thursday, 07 October 2021 | Preetam Srivastava | Lucknow

Admin lets Cong cavalcade move after stopping it After high drama at the Lucknow airport on Wednesday morning when a Congress delegation led by Rahul Gandhi was stopped from proceeding to Lakhimpur Kheri in their private vehicles, the State Government finally bowed down to political pressure and allowed them to visit...

PMAY has made 3 crore poor families lakhpati, says Modi

PMAY has made 3 crore poor families lakhpati, says Modi

Wednesday, 06 October 2021 | PNS | Lucknow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday claimed that during his tenure around 3 crore poor families of the country have become “lakhpati” because they got their own house under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY), 80 per cent of which is owned by women. “My friends, who lived in a slum, did...

Delhi Govt resends doorstep scheme file to LG for nod

Wednesday, 06 October 2021 | Staff Reporter | New Delhi

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government in Delhi on Tuesday again sent the file on the proposal of doorstep delivery of ration scheme to Lieutenant Governor Anil Bijal for his approval. The development came after the Delhi High Court on September 27 allowed the City Government to stop supplying food grains...

Now, shell out 8-times more for old vehicles’ RC renewal

Wednesday, 06 October 2021 | PNS | New Delhi

Registration delay of pvt vehicles to attract fine of 300/month, Rs500/m for commercial vehicles The Centre on Tuesday announced that the renewal of registration of vehicles over 15 years old is all set to be a very expensive affair from April 2022. The Centre announced to hike the renewal fees of...

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