UP Govt officials force, threaten farmers after they decide to boycott elections...

Ashish Dixit is calling from Banda district of UP where 2000 farmers from 4 villages of Khahra, Patna, Muredi and Baniakhond of Hamirpur Mahoba constituency today boycotted elections unhappy with Govt attitude towards them after their crop failure. This evening Govt officials reached same villages and forced local Govt officials to vote and have threatened farmers that they wont get Govt support in future. Ashish@ 8924998533

Posted on: Apr 30, 2014. Tags: Ashish Sagar Dixit

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