The decision regarding the challenge to bail granted to Ashish Mishra in the Lakhmipur Kheri case of October 2021 is "pending consideration before the relevant authorities": Uttar Pradesh government to Supreme Court
The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Uttar Pradesh government to file a detailed affidavit on Lakhimpur Kheri incident, narrating the steps taken to protect the witnesses and also explain why bail granted to accused Ashish Mishra should be not cancelled.
The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear on March 15, a plea filed by family members of farmers mowed down by a car belonging to Ashish Mishra, in Lakhimpur Kheri challenging bail granted to him by the Allahabad High Court. Mishra is the son of Union Minister and BJP MP Ajay Kumar Mishra.
The Central government has decided to repeal the three controversial Farm Laws against which led to farmers from Punjab, Haryana and Western Uttar Pradesh to a widespread protest especially at a Singhu border for almost over a year.