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Rahul Gandhi to meet President Kovind over Lakhimpur Violence

A delegation of Congress Party will meet President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday morning to discuss the Lakhimpur Kheri incident and submit a memorandum. This delegation will include former Congress President Rahul Gandhi along with senior leaders like AK Antony, Mallikarjun Kharge, Ghulam Nabi Azad, Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury and KC Venugopal. Congress had earlier written a letter seeking an appointment with the President. In the letter, Congress has stated that despite all-out protests and the intervention of the Supreme Court, no decisive action has been taken against the culprits and the minister. Eight people, including four farmers, were killed in violence on October 3 in Lakhimpur Kheri district of Uttar Pradesh.

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