Vijay Mishra

  • Bihar: Many BJP leaders likely to join JD(U), say sources July 21, 2013

    Patna: Just a month after the Janata Dal (United) broke its ties with the Bharatiya Janata Party, cracks are visible within the Bihar unit of the latter. Sources said that a large chunk of BJP's Bihar unit cadres, mainly in the Mithilanchal region of north Bihar, are also likely to...
  • Was repaying loan to police: MLA on bribe charges August 24, 2012

    Lucknow: Caught on camera distributing money to policemen inside Allahabad's Naini Jail, Samajwadi Party MLA Vijay Mishra now claims he was repaying a loan. Controversial ruling SP MLA Vijay Mishra said that the money which his daughter gave to policemen after his release on bail was actually a loan taken...
  • UP police caught accepting money from SP MLA August 23, 2012

    New Delhi: A group of policemen have been caught on camera accepting money from Samajwadi Party (SP) MLA Vijay Mishra in Allahabad. The incident took place at Naini Jail when Mishra was being released on bail. The visuals show not just Mishra but also his daughter offering what they called...
  • SP MLA seen distributing money to policemen August 22, 2012

    Allahabad: Samajwadi Party MLA from Gyanpur Vijay Mishra, who was released on bail from the Naini Central Jail after one-and-a-half-years, was seen gifting Rs 500 notes to the policemen outside the jail compound on Tuesday. Mishra's daughter Seema claimed that when her father was leaving the jail campus, the policemen...
  • Convicted MLAs attend UP CM's lunch for Pranab July 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Over hundred days after becoming the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister, Akhilesh Yadav is courting more controversies. Two convicted criminals-turned-politician - Mukhtar Ansari and Vijay Mishra - were the special invitees to the lunch hosted by the UP Chief Minister in the honour of United Progressive Alliance's (UPA's) presidential...