Ajay Mishra

Trial in Lakhimpur Kheri violence case not ‘slow-paced’, says SC

The report was submitted in compliance of SC’s January 25 order which it had passed in the bail application filed by Mishra.

published on : 15th March 2023

Lakhimpur court frames charges against Ashish Mishra

The HC order was challenged in the SC which cancelled Mishra’s bail on April 18 and asked him to surrender within a week.

published on : 7th December 2022

Court frames charges against Ashish Mishra, 12 others in murder of Lakhimpur Kheri farmers

It is alleged that he was in an SUV that ran over four farmers and a journalist during a protest march in Lakhimpur Kheri on October 3 last year.

published on : 6th December 2022

Court asked to frame charges in Lakhimpur case

The violence had taken place in October 2021 when several farmers were protesting against visit of UP Dy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya to Lakhimpur Kheri.

published on : 26th November 2022

Nothing can be more insulting: Congress on minister's continuation on 1st anniversary of Lakhimpur Kheri violence

Union Minister Ajay Mishra's son Ashish Misra was arrested after four farmers were crushed under the wheels of a convoy of cars.

published on : 3rd October 2022

HC defers hearing appeal against Union minister Ajay Mishra's acquittal in murder case

The case pertains to the murder of Prabhat Gupta in Lakhimpur Kheri in 2000.

published on : 27th September 2022

Allahabad HC to hear plea to cancel Union minister Ajay Mishra's bail in 2000 murder case on September 6

Mishra, who is the minister of state for home, had faced trial for the murder of a youth, Prabhat Gupta, in 2000 and the court had acquitted him in 2004, after which the State filed the appeal.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Lakhimpur Kheri case: HC to deliver verdict on Ashish Mishra's bail plea

A bench of Justice Krishna Pahal had reserved its order on July 15 after completing the hearing.

published on : 26th July 2022

Lakhimpur Kheri case: HC reserves order on key accused Ashish Mishra's bail plea

It may be recalled that the violent incident which had taken place on 2/3 October 2021, had resulted in the loss of eight lives including four farmers.

published on : 16th July 2022

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: HC sets July 13 as date to hear bail plea of Ashish Mishra

The victim side on Monday concluded its arguments after which the court fixed July 13 as the date for hearing the state government's arguments.

published on : 11th July 2022

Union minister Ajay Mishra's nephew dies after tree branch falls on him in Lakhimpur

Achin Mishra alias Sonu (41), a resident of Banveerpur village of Tikonia police station area, is the son of the Union minister's elder brother, police said.

published on : 18th May 2022

Gyanvapi case: Varanasi court removes advocate commissioner Ajay Mishra over 'non-cooperation'

The court also gave two more days to the commission to submit the videography survey report of the mosque complex.

published on : 17th May 2022

Priyanka says Modi government 'bolstered support' for its minister instead of standing with farmers

Her attack on the government came a day after the Allahabad High Court said political people holding high positions shouldn't make 'irresponsible statements'.

published on : 10th May 2022

Lakhimpur violence case: HC judge recuses himself from hearing Ashish Mishra’s bail plea afresh

Justice Rajeev Singh, who had earlier allowed Ashish’s plea, recused himself from the hearing and directed the office to lay the file before the Chief Justice for a fresh nomination of judge.

published on : 27th April 2022

UP Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Dist court to fix charges against Ashish Mishra on April 26

The attack on the Tikunia violence eyewitnesses after his release on bail has only exacerbated Ashish Mishra's troubles.

published on : 19th April 2022

When will PM Narendra Modi sack Ajay Mishra, asks Congress after SC cancels bail of Union Minister's son

Priyanka Gandhi said injustice and atrocities of the cruellest degree were meted out to the families of the farmers killed in the Lakhimpur violence.

published on : 18th April 2022

SC directs Uttar Pradesh to respond to SIT reports seeking cancellation of bail to Ashish Mishra

The court said that the monitoring judge had written to the state for cancellation of bail granted by the Allahabad High Court to Ashish Mishra in connection with the case.

published on : 30th March 2022

Lakhimpur case: 'Vehemently opposed' minister's son's bail plea in HC: UP to SC; decision to challenge bail pending consideration

Refuting allegations that it had not effectively opposed the bail plea, the state government also submitted that a decision to challenge the grant of bail by the Allahabad High Court.

published on : 29th March 2022

Lakhimpur case: SC to set up bench to hear plea against bail granted to Ashish Mishra

A bench headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana took note of the submission of lawyer Prashant Bhushan, appearing for some farmers, that there was an attack on one of the prime witnesses of the case.

published on : 15th March 2022

Lakhimpur case: SC to hear on March 15 plea against grant of bail to Ashish Mishra

A bench headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana was told by lawyer Prashant Bhushan that the plea, which was to be listed Friday, has not been in the list of business.

published on : 11th March 2022