Lakhimpur Kheri case: In a giant growth to the Lakhimpur Kheri violence case, the Supreme Courtroom on Wednesday granted interim bail for eight weeks to Union Minister’s son Ashish Mishra. Granting interim bail to Mishra, the apex court docket instructed him to not keep both in Uttar Pradesh or New Delhi throughout the interval.
Earlier, on October 3, 2021, eight individuals have been killed in Lakhimpur Kheri district’s Tikunia the place violence had erupted when farmers have been protesting the then Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya’s go to to the world.
In keeping with the Uttar Pradesh Police FIR, 4 farmers have been mowed down by an SUV by which Ashish Mishra was seated. A journalist had additionally misplaced his life within the violence. Following the incident, the motive force of the SUV and two BJP employees have been allegedly lynched by indignant farmers.
On July 26, 2022, the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad Excessive Courtroom had rejected the bail plea of Ashish Mishra. Following this. he had challenged the excessive court docket’s order within the apex court docket.