Sanyukt Kisan Morcha has issued a statement and has called it Government’s 'conspiracy' to defame the Kisan movement. It accused Deep Sidhu and Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee of being in cahoots with the government and deviating a bunch of youth from the pre-determined path. 'The responsibility of maintaining law and order in Delhi comes under the Union Home Ministry. Why does not Mr. Amit Shah take responsibility for his failure?', questioned Sitaram Yechury.
Bar Council of India has also issued a statement condemning the 'violence, vandalism and treason' on Republic Day. It has stated all those responsible including the instigators should be identified and punished.
It also accuses police of failing to stop the Red Fort siege despite proper Intel inputs.