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Congress spokesperson Supriya Shrinate said the state government should not cover up the issue and present facts before the public.

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The Congress also rejected the Yogi Adityanath government's claims that there is a conspiracy to spread caste violence in the state | Photo: PTI
The Uttar Pradesh government's affidavit in the Supreme Court over the is a "white lie", the alleged on Wednesday.

spokesperson Supriya Shrinate said the state government should not cover up the issue and present facts before the public.

"The Uttar Pradesh government, in the affidavit filed before the Supreme Court, has said that the cremation of the alleged gangrape victim was done with the consent of her family although everybody knows that the woman's family was not present there," she said.
 
Capping three days of protests against the new farm laws, leader Rahul Gandhi said his party will not allow the Centre to imperil India's food security as he attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a host of issues, including the Claiming that several institutions, including the media, that protect the voice of the people have been "captured" by the BJP-led Centre, he said, "Give me free press and institutions which are free, this government will not last for long."

The impact of the is being felt even on the Bihar assembly elections with Congress postponing the announcement of its list of candidates for the upcoming polls with some of its prominent leaders asserting that tickets should not be given to tainted candidates. Meanwhile, the BJP released the first list of candidates for the 243 member assembly elections. 

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