Who is Mukhtar Ansari? Gangster-turned-politician facing several charges of heinous crimes

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New Delhi: Mukhtar Ansari is simply a gangster-turned-politician who is Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) legislator from Mau. He is accused successful respective heinous crimes and is presently lodged successful jail.

He was handed implicit to Uttar Pradesh Police by its Punjab counterparts for taking him backmost to a jailhouse successful Banda territory by road.

The Supreme Court had connected March 26 asked the Punjab authorities to manus implicit Ansari to Uttar Pradesh Police wrong 2 weeks, ignoring pleas of the former.

A aesculapian check-up of Ansari, comprising a coronavirus test, was done earlier handing implicit to the Uttar Pradesh police.

Mukhtar Ansari is allegedly progressive successful assorted cases of murder, attempt to murder, cheating and conspiracy isolated from offences nether the Gangsters Act. Ten of these cases notably are astatine antithetic stages of the trial.

He was sent to judicial custody successful Punjab successful an extortion-threat case, but helium did not use for bail contempt having been entitled to 'default bail' arsenic the statutory 90-day play has lapsed.

Ansari besides opposed being shifted to Uttar Pradesh, wherever the authorities Police has registered 38 cases of heinous transgression astatine a azygous constabulary presumption successful the Ghazipur district.

The BSP person has antecedently been lodged successful respective jails including Lucknow, Ghazipur, and Mau.

The five-time BSP MLA from Mau has avoided 26 warrants issued by the Prayagraj tribunal citing aesculapian grounds.

His grandfather, Dr Mukhtar Ahmed Ansari, was the president of the Indian National Congress successful 1927–28.

His maternal gramps Brigadier Mohammad Usman Ansari was a Mahavir Chakra awardee. He was besides called arsenic ‘Lion of Nowshera’.

His lad Abbas Ansari is simply a national-level Indian shooter who has won medals and accolades internationally.

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