Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi get permission to visit Lakhimpur Kheri
The Uttar Pradesh government has finally allowed five leaders of Congress, including Rahul and Priyanka Gandhi, to visit Lakhimpur Kheri. These Congress leaders will now be able to meet the families of the victims of Lakhimpur Kheri violence. Rahul and Priyanka will be accompanied by Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel, Punjab CM Charanjit Singh Channi. ADG Law and Order Prashant Kumar informed that the UP government has now allowed people in groups of five to visit Lakhimpur Kheri. Earlier, the state government had imposed restrictions in order to maintain law and order in the area. Rahul Gandhi has left for Lakhimpur Kheri from Lucknow while Priyanka has also been released from custody.