Prashant Upadhyaya had treated the Unnao rape victim's father in April 2018 after he had been brutally thrashed in police custody.
The caustic comment of the trial court on how the country’s premier investigating agency, the CBI, discharged its duties is telling.
The father of the rape survivor was framed in a case of illegal firearms possession and arrested on April 3, 2018.
A Delhi court on Friday awarded life imprisonment to the expelled BJP MLA and also imposed an exemplary fine of Rs 25 lakh on him.
This will be the second disqualification of a sitting BJP MLA following his conviction in 2019. BJP MLA from Hamirpur Ashok Chandel was disqualified earlier after being convicted in a murder case.
Shashi Singh, a co-accused along with expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar in the 2017 Unnao rape case was acquitted of all charges.
The CBI sought maximum punishment for Sengar, saying it was a fight for justice of an individual against the system.
The Congress leader added, 'To save Kuldeep Sengar, the UP govt had used its entire machinery. BJP leaders of UP to take collective responsibility for the victim and the treatment meted out to her.'
A Delhi court convicted expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar on Monday for raping a woman in Unnao in 2017.
A Delhi court on Monday convicted expelled BJP lawmaker Kuldeep Singh Sengar for raping a minor in Unnao.
Incidentally, Monday marks the seven years of the Nirbhaya gang rape that had shaken the entire nation.
District Judge Dharmesh Sharma said he will pronounce his judgement in the case on December 16.
Delhi police vs lawyers: Unnao rape accused Kuldeep Sengar was inside Tis Hazari lock-up when clash broke out
Sengar was brought from Tihar Jail, where he is currently lodged, to the lockup in the court on Saturday morning and then produced before the court at around 10:30 am for the hearing.
Manoj Sengar was a co-accused in the accident case in which the rape survivor and her lawyer were critically injured while two female relatives were killed.
Family sources said that the body of Manoj would be brought to Unnao on Sunday night and the cremation was likely to take place on Monday.