Lakhimpur Kheri Violence

Lakhimpur Kheri violence case: SC grants eight-week interim bail to Ashish Mishra

A bench of Justices Surya Kant and J K Maheshwari directed that Ashish shall not stay either in Uttar Pradesh or in Delhi during the interim bail period.

published on : 25th January 2023

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: SC says an accused shouldn't be in jail for indefinite period

According to Uttar Pradesh Police FIR, four farmers were mowed down by an SUV, in which Union Minister Ajay Kumar Mishra's son Ashish Mishra was seated.

published on : 19th January 2023

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: UP govt opposes bail plea of Union min Ajay Kumar Mishra's son in SC 

Additional Advocate General for Uttar Pradesh Garima Prashad told a bench of Justice Surya Kant and Justice J K Maheshwari that the crime is grave.

published on : 19th January 2023

Lakhimpur Kheri violence trial may take five years to complete: Sessions judge tells SC

The bench also asked the UP Government to apprise the court of the particulars of persons who were arrested in the cross FIR registered by the main accused Ashish Mishra. 

published on : 11th January 2023

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

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: SC grants UP Govt 2 weeks to file response in Ashish Mishra’s bail plea 

Senior Advocate Dushyant Dave said that five people were killed in a merciless manner. “Both courts have found that it was premeditated,” he added.

published on : 17th October 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

Ramana: A judge who delivered landmark judgments

A day before his retirement, a bench led by him sought the Centre & Gujarat government’s response in a plea challenging remission granted to convicts in the Bilkis Bano case.

published on : 28th August 2022

Farmers begin three-day protest in Lakhimpur, want MoS Ajay Mishra sacked

The protesters, who included farmers from Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Tamil Nadu as well, also demanded a law on MSP for their crops and withdrawal of the Electricity (Amendment) Bill, 2022.

published on : 18th August 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 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

Lakhimpur violence witness BKU leader Dilbag Singh attacked by bike-borne men

The attack took place Tuesday night when the Bhartiya Kisan Union (Tikait) district president was returning home from Aliganj- Muda road in Gola kotwali area in his SUV.

published on : 1st June 2022

Lakhimpur Kheri violence case: Next hearing on Ashish Mishra's bail plea in Allahabad HC on July 8

Ashish Mishra's counsel argued that it was not necessary to have his bail plea rejected by a lower court for the added sections.

published on : 30th May 2022

Lakhimpur case: HC to hear bail plea of Ashish Mishra on May 30

Thereafter, Justice Krishan Pahal of the Lucknow bench of the high court granted two days to Ashish Mishra's counsel to file a rejoinder affidavit and fixed the next date of hearing on May 30.

published on : 25th May 2022

Farmer union leaders meet authorities on 'unfulfilled' demands of Lakhimpur violence victims

Rakesh Tikait reiterated his demand of resignation of Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Kumar Mishra over the violence.

published on : 5th May 2022

Lakhimpur Kheri violence: Allahabad HC judge withdraws from bench hearing Ashish Mishra's bail plea

While cancelling Ashish Mishra's bail, the Supreme Court had  asked the high court to decide his bail plea afresh and the plea came up for hearing before Justice Singh's bench.

published on : 27th April 2022

Lakhimpur Kheri violence case: Ashish Mishra surrenders in compliance with Supreme Court order

Last week, the Supreme Court, while hearing the petitions filed by farmers challenging the accused's bail, ruled against Ashish Mishra.

published on : 24th 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

Farmers hope to get justice: Rakesh Tikait on cancellation of bail to Ashish Mishra

Rakesh Tikait said the Uttar Pradesh government should now work to provide security, compensation and justice to the aggrieved farmers.

published on : 18th April 2022
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