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As an autopsy could not ascertain the cause of death, the viscera had been sent for chemical analysis at a forensic science laboratory.
Though doctors failed to give out a certain reason of CBI witness Yunus Khan's death, they did not rule out the possibility of poisoning.
The police on Saturday exhumed the body of Yunus for post-mortem. Speaking on this, the ADG said that the body of Yunus was exhumed after informing the CBI.
The kin of the deceased allegedly attempted immolation after they were barred from meeting the Chief Minister.
The body of Yunus, a witness in the Unnao rape case who died recently was exhumed in the presence of Qazi sahab (religious leader), Unnao Additional District Magistrate BN Yadav said.
Unnao rape case: District administration gears up to exhume witness's body for autopsy, faces still resistance from family
Yunus Khan was the key witness in assault case of rape survivor's father who was thrashed allegedly by BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar's younger brother Atul Singh Sengar and his four aides.
Yunus had died under mysterious circumstances on last Saturday and his body was buried immediately by his family without informing the CBI or the district police.
BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar is one of the accused in the Unnao rape case.
Sengar was arrested in the month of April amidst a lot of hue and cry over the rape charges levelled against him by a minor.
The Uttar Pradesh BJP MLA was referring to the recent Unnao molestation case.
Unnao rape case: CBI files charge sheet against five accused, including BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar's brother
A 17-year-old girl has alleged that she was raped by Bangermau MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar of the BJP at his residence when she had gone to meet him with a relative seeking a job last year.
Main accused, MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, prayed to the court to have an impartial analysis of the case and that he should also be given a chance to narrate his side of the story.
The minor girl, who was accompanying her mother to a river, went missing for a while, after which she was found in nearby bushes, covered in blood.
The investigating agency has filed a case on charges of criminal conspiracy for falsely implicating the rape victim's father in a case.
Sub Inspector Ashok Singh Bhadauriya, the then Station Officer and Sub Inspector Kamta Prasad Singh-have been arrested over allegations of criminal conspiracy and destruction of evidence.