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Mukhtar Ansari


MLA Mukhtar Ansari, brother acquitted in BJP leader Krishnanand Rai murder case

July 04, 2019 2:38 am

Special Judge Arun Bhardwaj, who dealt on various aspects, including whether there was an enmity between the Ansaris and Rai, held that when a contestant loses Assembly elections, “it will not result in enmity of such nature and enormity that he will think of murdering his opponent who defeated him”.

Mukhtar Ansari, six others acquitted in BJP MLA Krishnanand Rai murder case

July 03, 2019 3:47 pm

BJP MLA Krishnanand Rai was murdered along with six others in Ghazipur in November 2005. The CBI later charged gangster-turned-politician Mukhtar Ansari with planning the murder.

Mukhtar Ansari suffers cardiac arrest in Banda jail, wife too hospitalised

January 10, 2018 3:30 am

Mukhtar, an MLA from Sadar seat in Mau, was shifted to the Banda jail from Lucknow in March last year. He is the main accused in the murder case of BJP MLA Krishnanand Rai and has been in jail since 2005.

BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari suffers heart attack in Banda jail, hospitalised

January 09, 2018 4:09 pm

Mukhtar Ansari had been in various jails in the state since 2015 under various sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari, seven others acquitted in double murder case

September 28, 2017 5:37 am

The court has convicted three other persons to life imprisonment on murder charges.

Mukhtar Ansari, kin rejoin BSP ahead of Uttar Pradesh polls

January 27, 2017 1:55 pm

Mukhtar Ansari, who merged his party Quami Ekta Dal with Samajwadi Party last October, is currently lodged in Lucknow jail.

MCOCA Case: MLA Mukhtar Ansari, three others acquitted

February 05, 2016 3:02 am

The court stated the accused were acquitted due to lack of evidence in the case.

UP: ‘Contract killer’ held, Mukhtar Ansari to get extra security

July 03, 2015 1:12 am

Ansari, who is an MLA from Mau of Qaumi Ekta Dal, a party headed by his brother, is currently lodged in Agra Central Jail.

In Ghosi, Mukhtar Ansari can be a spoiler for everyone

May 12, 2014 7:39 am

The Ghosi seat includes five assembly segments — Ghosi, Mohammadabad Gohna, Mau and Madhuban (all in Mau district) and Rasda in Ballia district.

Mukhtar Ansari released on custody parole for a day

May 10, 2014 3:17 pm

Ansari's wife complained that the release of her husband was delayed though she had submitted the bond amount.