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Ashish Mishra to face trial in murder of Lakhimpur Kheri farmers

Lakhimpur Kheri (Uttar Pradesh) | Ashish Mishra, son of Union minister Ajay Mishra, will now be tried for the murder of four farmers and a journalist during a protest in Lakhimpur Kheri last year against the now-repealed farm laws. A court in Lakhimpur Kheri framed charges against him and the other accused on Tuesday and announced […]

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Lakhimpur Kheri case: Sisters killed as they wanted accused to marry them, says UP Police

Lakhimpur Kheri (Uttar Pradesh) | The two sisters, who were murdered after being raped here, were strangled to death by the accused because they insisted that since they had been violated, the men marry them, police said on Thursday. “The men took advantage of the fact that they were friendly with the girls and raped them. […]

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See witnesses are protected: SC seeks UP govt response in Lakhimpur Kheri violence case

New Delhi | The Supreme Court on Wednesday told the Uttar Pradesh government counsel to ensure witnesses are protected in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence case, and agreed to examine a plea filed by the family members of the farmers, mowed by a car belonging to Ashish Misra, challenging bail granted to him by the Allahabad High […]

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Family members of deceased move SC against bail to Ashish Misra in Kheri case

New Delhi | The family members of deceased farmers, who were mowed by a car belonging to Ashish Misra in Lakhimpur Kheri, have moved the Supreme Court challenging bail granted to Misra by the Allahabad High Court. Misra is the son of Union Minister Ajay Misra Teni. The petitioners have filed the plea through advocate Prashant […]

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Lakhimpur Kheri case: Accused Ashish Mishra walks free after four months

Lucknow | Ashish Mishra, son of union minister Ajay Mishra Teni, who was accused of mowing down four farmers in Lakhimpur on October 3 last year, following a protest by farmers, was released from Lakhimpur jail on Tuesday evening, after the Allahabad High Court corrected its order. Ashish Mishra had moved the Lucknow bench of the […]

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SIT files 5,000-page charge sheet in Lakhimpur Kheri case, Ashish Mishra named as accused

Lakhimpur Kheri (UP) | The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the October 2021 Lakhimpur Kheri violence case, on Monday filed a nearly 5,000-page charge sheet. Ashish Mishra, the son of Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Kumar Mishra Teni, has been named as an accused in the case. Ashish Mishra, who has already been arrested, […]

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‘You are dragging your feet, can’t be unending story’: SC to UP on Lakhimpur Kheri violence

New Delhi | Supreme Court on Wednesday pulled up the Uttar Pradesh government for delay in recording statements of witnesses before a judicial magistrate in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence case, where eight persons were killed, and also told the state government to dispel the impression that it is dragging its feet in the matter. A bench […]

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Lakhimpur Kheri violence case: SIT recreates crime scene with Ashish Mishra

Lakhimpur Kheri (Uttar Pradesh) | The Special Investigation Team (SIT), probing the Lakhimpur Kheri incident, on Thursday, recreated the crime scene in the presence of four accused, including Union Minister’s son Ashish Mishra and his friend Ankit Das, gunman Latif and driver Shekhar Bharti. The entire area, where the October 3 incident took place, in which […]