Mukhtar Ansari convicted in 1991 Awadhesh Rai murder case1 min read 05 Jun 2023, 01:19 PM IST
Gangster-politician Mukhtar Ansari has been convicted in the 1991 murder case of Congress leader Awadhesh Rai by a Varanasi court. Ansari had been named in the FIR along with Bhim Singh and former MLA Abdul Kalim.
A Varanasi court on Monday convicted gangster-politician Mukhtar Ansari in the Congress leader Awadhesh Rai murder case. Rai was shot dead on August 3, 1991, at the gate of his Lahurabir residence. A case in the matter was registered against Mukhtar Ansari and others.