Lakhimpur Violence: Key accused Ashish Mishra hospitalised with dengue

Ashish was arrested after he allegedly ran his car over protesting farmers in Tikunia in Lakhimpur Kheri

 

 

Union Minister Ajay Mishra Teni's son Ashish Mishra, the main accused in the Lakhimpur Kheri violence case, has been hospitalized this morning due to reportedly suffering from dengue.

 

According to media reports, Ashish's health deteriorated following which he had to be admitted to the hospital.

 

Teni's son, who was taken on police remand on Friday, had complained of common symptoms like fever, on Saturday confirmed that he was suffering from dengue after his blood report were out.

 

Ashish was arrested in connection with the violence that was triggered after he allegedly ran his car over protesting farmers in Tikunia in Lakhimpur Kheri.

 

Four farmers were mowed down by an SUV in Lakhimpur Kheri when a group agitating against the Centre`s three new farm laws was staging a demonstration against the visit of UP deputy chief minister Keshav Prasad Maurya on October 3.

 

Two BJP workers, a driver and a journalist were killed in the violence that followed.

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