Uttar Pradesh local body polls: Clashes break out 12 districts; police resorts to Lathicharge

The local body polls are currently underway in Uttar Pradesh and amidst the polls, reports of clashes breaking out in as many as 12 districts of Uttar Pradesh have now come to light. The latest update about the clashes is now being reported from Chandauli district in Uttar Pradesh, where the Police have resorted to Lathicharge after vandalism and stone-pelting in the nearby area took place. While the Bhartiya Janata Party has stormed in and blocked the elections, Congress and the Samajwadi Party have slammed the Jungle Raj in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Earlier today, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra slammed the BJP for its handling of the situation in the Lakhimpur Kheri incident. Watch the video to know more

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