'Law is different for them': Rumours of Ashish Mishra, accused in Lakhimpur Kheri violence, absconding to Nepal enrages Twitterati

FPJ Web DeskUpdated: Friday, October 08, 2021, 04:08 PM IST
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The Uttar Pradesh Police issued a fresh notice to Union minister Ajay Mishra's son Ashish Mishra asking him to appear before it by 11 am on Saturday. | ANI

The Uttar Pradesh Police issued a fresh notice to Union minister Ajay Mishra's son Ashish Mishra asking him to appear before it by 11 am on Saturday in connection with the violence that killed eight people, including four farmers, after he missed his 10 am deadline on Friday.

The latest notice, pasted on the wall of Ajay Mishra's house Friday afternoon, warned that legal action will be initiated against him if he fails to appear before the investigators on Saturday.

Deputy Inspector General (Headquarters) Upendra Agarwal who is heading the team probing Sunday's incident waited for him at the police lines but he didn't show up, after which the fresh notice was issued.

As Ashish Mishra did not show up, reports emerged that he may have fled to Nepal.

A nine-member team headed by DIG Upendra Agarwal has been formed to investigate the FIR lodged against the minister's son and others.

The news has spread across India shocking many who ae questioning why the police is dealing with Mishra is such a laid-back manner.

Here's what people are saying. Have a look.

With inputs from PTI.

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