LUCKNOW – One of many lawmakers of India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Social gathering has been charged with raping a 16-year-old woman from Uttar Pradesh’s Unnao metropolis, giving a reputational blow to the Narendra Modi led regime.
Kuldeep Singh Sengar has been charged below provisions of the Safety of Youngsters from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) after the Uttar Pradesh authorities ordered the police to file a case towards him and hand over all instances associated to it to the Central Bureau of Investigation.
The 50-year-old was nabbed after a particular investigation group discovered that the police and docs in Unnao had not carried out obligatory actions after the rape incident.
The sufferer had been attempting to enlist the assist of police since June final yr however her hopes dashed on Sunday and she or he reached CM Yogi Adityanath’s residence to commit suicide.
The woman additionally alleged that her 55-year-old father was thrashed by the lawmaker’s brother Atul Singh and arrested by the police as a result of he didn’t withdraw the case.
In a video, the woman pleaded that the stated lawmaker was nonetheless at massive including that the accused must be hanged until demise.
Kuldeep Singh (Sengar) is not being arrested. I do not know if his brother is arrested. I demand that they be hanged until demise. They’ve made my life depressing. I would like justice. They killed my father: Girl who has leveled rape allegations towards BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar #Unnao pic.twitter.com/fHJBcjrj52
— ANI UP (@ANINewsUP) April 10, 2018
Tragically, her father died on Monday, triggering large outrage towards the police following which Atul Singh was lastly arrested on Tuesday, nonetheless, Kuldeep Singh Sengar was as brazen as ever an on Wednesday evening, he confirmed up on the residence of Lucknow metropolis’s prime police officer in a convoy of 20 autos, NDTV reported.
The lawmaker additionally boasted that he was neither a fugitive nor a rapist and had come right here as a result of TV channels had been saying he’ll give up, nonetheless, his look backfired and Yogi Adityanath authorities distanced itself from the ruling social gathering lawmaker and introduced the CBI probe.
The particular group headed by Further Director Normal of Police (Lucknow zone) visited Makhi village from the place the rape sufferer hailed and picked up data to submit a report back to the state authorities.
The federal government additionally ordered the suspension of two senior docs at Unnao district hospital, Dr Prashant Upadhyay and Dr DK Dwivedi and ordered inquiries towards three different docs together with the surgeons Dr Manoj Kumar and Dr GP Sachan for irresponsibility in giving correct medical remedy.