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Lakhimpur Kheri Case: UP counsel tells SC 'grave' offence, but Ashish Mishra 'no flight risk'; court reserves orders challenging bail
During the hearing, CJI Ramana asked Jethmalani to make the stand of the Uttar Pradesh government clear on whether it was supporting or opposing the bail plea
A special bench had on 30 March directed the Uttar Pradesh government to respond by 4 April to the two reports of a retired judge monitoring the SIT probe in the case suggesting cancellation of bail to Ashish Mishra
Mishra, the son of a Union minister, was granted bail by the Allahabad High Court on 10 February amid Uttar Pradesh polls. On October 3, 2021, four farmers and a journalist were crushed to death by an SUV allegedly driven by him
On October 3, 2021, four farmers and a journalist were crushed to death by an SUV allegedly driven by Mishra. His father Ajay Mishra is the MoS Home Affairs
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The five accused tried to blackmail the minister of crores, claiming they had incriminating videos and other evidence on him linked to the violence in Lakhimpur Kheri
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On 3 October, eight people, including four farmers, were killed in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri after being run over by a convoy of cars, one of them being driven allegedly by Union Minister Ajay Mishra's son Ashish Mishra
Lakhimpur Kheri violence: SC appoints retd justice to monitor probe; what happened so far, why it matters
A Bench of Chief Justice NV Ramana and Justices Surya Kant and Hima Kohli also reconstituted the Special Investigation Team to include three IPS officers
The apex court-appointed three more police officers – SB Shirodkar, Deepinder Singh and Padmaja Chauhan – to the Special Investigation Team.
The state government was given time to apprising its stand on the suggestion that a former judge of a different high court should monitor the state SIT probe on a day-to-day basis in the
The Samkyukta Kisan Morcha said the panel comprises advocates Suresh Kumar Munna, Harjeet Singh, Anupam Verma, Mohammad Khawaja, Yadvinder Verma, Surinder Singh and Israr Ahmed
A statement issued by the police's Crime Branch-Lakhimpur said Gurvinder Singh and Vichitra Singh have been arrested by the SIT based on a complaint by Sumit Jaiswal on 4 October
A bench headed by Chief Justice N V Ramana asked the UP government to record the statements of other relevant witnesses before judicial magistrates under Section 164 of the CrPC.
In the last hearing the apex court had reprimanded the UP police for “dragging its feet” in the investigation after it found out that the statements of only four out of 44 witnesses has been taken
After his arrest on 9 October, Ashish Mishra was first remanded to police custody on 11 October and was later sent to Lakhimpur Jail under judicial custody
The activist, who is a member of the Samyukt Kisan Morcha, has been asked not to participate in any of its events following his visit to the family of a BJP worker who died in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence
'Stop dragging your feet': SC warns Uttar Pradesh as 40 witnesses yet to record statement in Lakhimpur Kheri case
The apex court, which was hearing Lakhimpur Kheri case, was told by the state government that statements of only four out of the 44 witnesses have been recorded by the judicial magistrate.
A bench of Chief Justice of India NV Ramana, Justices Surya Kant and Hima Kohli will hear the case after two lawyers had written a letter seeking a high-level judicial inquiry into the incident