Vijay Mishra, a Nishad Party member of the Uttar Pradesh (UP) legislative meeting (MLA) from Gyanpur in Bhadohi district, was arrested from Madhya Pradesh’s (MP) Agar district within the Malwa area on Friday, a day after he had launched a video, expressing concern that the UP Police may get rid of him due to his Brahmin id.
“Mishra, the four-time MLA from Bhadohi’s Gyanpur constituency, has been arrested in MP in a case related to alleged grabbing of property and issuing death threat to the family of Krishna Mohan Tiwari. He has been booked under sections 323 (voluntary causing hurt), 347 (wrongful confinement), 387 (putting a person in fear of death or grievous hurt), 449 (house-trespass) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of the IPC (Indian Penal Code),” mentioned Rambadan Singh, superintendent of police (SP), Bhadohi.
“The MLA had been arrested following the complaint filed by Tiwari,” SP Singh mentioned.
“A team has been sent to MP to bring the MLA back to Bhadohi. Mishra’s wife Ramlali and his son Vishnu, who are also named in the complaint, will be arrested soon,” he mentioned
On August 8, Tiwari had lodged a case towards Mishra; Ramlali, the Mirzapur-Sonbhadra member of the UP legislative council (MLC); and son Vishnu, alleging that that they had threatened him and had forcibly grabbed his property.
On Thursday, Mishra, who had give up the Samajwadi Party (SP) earlier than the 2017 meeting election after he was denied a celebration ticket and had contested and received the ballot on a Nishad Party ticket from Gyanpur constituency for the fourth time, had launched a video.
In the video, he had alleged that the UP Police was harassing him and his household since he’s a Brahmin and a four-time MLA. He alleged that police may get rid of him in an encounter.
In the video, the MLA claimed, “My wife and son have been framed in a fake case. Since I am a Brahmin and a four-time MLA from Gyanpur, I am being harassed. All this is being done to ensure that a mafia from Chandauli or Varanasi or Ballia could contest the election from Bhadohi. I may be murdered.”
The police, nonetheless, rejected his allegations.
In a video assertion, the SP mentioned, “The allegations are false and a gimmick to divert attention from his criminal acts and to create confusion in the minds of the public. He has been charged in as many as 73 cases. The allegations levelled by him are false and baseless.”
Mishra has been assigned a private armed guard for his safety, regardless of dozens of circumstances towards him, the SP added.
Meanwhile, Ramlali has gone lacking below mysterious circumstances from Prayagraj’s George Town space since Thursday late night, police mentioned hours after the arrest of Mishra.
Police mentioned her private armed guard Ishwar Chand gave the knowledge that she has gone lacking.
Dr. Dharmvir Singh, SP, Mirzapur, requested Chand to file a lacking grievance at George Town police station.
SP Bhadohi mentioned she intentionally went lacking to evade arrest, however efforts are on to nab her quickly.
Ramlali, who was elected as an MLC from Mirzapur-Sonbhadra seat on an SP ticket, was expelled from the occasion in February 2017 for supporting her husband within the UP meeting election.
A Bhadohi courtroom has additionally rejected her interim bail utility.
Additional District Judge PN Srivastava rejected her bail plea and directed her to method the Allahabad particular MLA/Member of Parliament (MP) courtroom.
Ramlali’s daughter Rima Mishra had moved the interim bail utility for her and Vishnu.
Dinesh Pandey, the UP authorities counsel, mentioned the courtroom has stayed the arrest of Vishnu till the listening to of his interim bail utility is over.
The courtroom will hear his bail plea subsequent on August 20.
(With company inputs)