Kamlesh Tiwari

Kamlesh was shot in Naka area of Lucknow on October 18 and succumbed to injuries at a hospital during treatment. He was the founder and chief of the Hindu Samaj Party.

Not satisfied with the help of the government: Kamlesh Tiwari's mother

A total of five persons have been arrested so far. Other accused -- Rashid Pathan, Faizan Sheikh, and Maulana Mohsin Sheikh - were on Tuesday sent to police custody for four days in connection with the case.

A four-member team of Lucknow Police today is going to Ahmedabad seeking remand of two main accused in the case - Ashfaq Hussain Jakirhussain Shaikh (34) and Moinuddin Khurshid Pathan (27), who were arrested by Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) from the Gujarat-Rajasthan border on Tuesday.

The police presented accused Maulana Mohsin Sheikh, Faizan and Rashid Ahmed Pathan before the Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) Court here.

According to police, the two men, who were absconding after murdering Tiwari in Lucknow on October 18, were nabbed when they were on way to their families as they had ran out of the money.

Gujarat police arrested three men on Saturday after a joint operation with UP Police. Two others - Muslim clerics - were arrested from western UP's Bijnor district after being named in a First Information Report (FIR) filed by Kamlesh Tiwari's wife

The family had earlier demanded a National Investigation Agency (NIA)-led investigation in the matter saying they don't trust the state administration.

The family had earlier demanded a National Investigation Agency (NIA)-led investigation in the matter saying they don't trust the state administration.

New Delhi: The family of Hindu Samaj Party leader Kamlesh Tiwari, who was murdered at his residence in Lucknow on...