Tag: 2007 UP rioting

  • HC quashes plea to prosecute UP CM in rioting case

    HC quashes plea to prosecute UP CM in rioting case

    Lucknow : In a big relief to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, the Allahabad High Court on Thursday dismissed a petition seeking permission to prosecute him in a 2007 rioting case. The plea was filed by Rashid Khan who alleged that Adityanath, then the Lok Sabha Member from Gorakhpur, incited a mob into vandalising…