Lakhimpur Kheri (UP), September 6
Former unbiased MLA from Uttar Pradesh, Nirvendra Kumar Munna was overwhelmed to demise in a land dispute in Lakhimpur on Sunday.
The land in query is positioned close to the bus station and the matter is in courtroom.
According to reviews, the opposite group got here to forcibly occupy the land and the previous legislator resisted the try after which the alternative occasion, led by one Kishan Kumar Gupta, beat him and his son Sanjeev Kumar Munna with ‘lathis’.
The former legislator was significantly injured and succumbed to accidents on method to hospital whereas his son has been admitted to the hospital in a important situation.
Family sources mentioned that scores of armed males had come to forcibly occupy the disputed land and beat up the daddy and son.
Local individuals are staging an enormous demonstration in Lakhimpur in protest towards the incident.
Nirvendra Kumar Munna had been elected from the Nighasan Assembly as an unbiased legislator in 1989 and 1991 and in 1993 on the Samajwadi Party ticket.
Senior police officers have been on the spot and didn’t reply to calls.
Meanwhile, UP Congress tweeted, “Another Brahmin killed. The jungle raj in UP is getting frightening.” The Samajwadi Party termed it as a coronary heart wrenching incident and requested the state authorities to clarify. — IANS