BJP changes candidate for zila panchayat chief's post after Unnao rape survivor writes to President, PM
The rape survivor also claimed danger to her life if the BJP gives ticket to Arun Singh, who held the post of the Nawabganj block panchayat chief.
State party president Swatantra Dev Singh said the Unnao district president has now been asked to submit three fresh names for finalising a candidate.
The high court on November 6 issued notice to the CBI on Sengar's appeal against his conviction and jail term and had also asked the agency to respond to his application.
The rape survivor and the advocate were injured on Sunday when a truck hit their car in Rae Bareli.
A CBI team had on Saturday gone to jail in Sitapur, where Sengar has been lodged for over a year, to check the visitors' records and who he has been receiving at the prison.
Unnao rape accused MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar's 'Y' category security cover withdrawn; to be in CBI remand till April 27
Moreover, four cops deployed at the MLA’s Makhi residence in Unnao and three personnel accompanying him were reportedly withdrawn from his service.
A six-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a villager in Siddharthnagar area when she stepped out of her house to watch a 'Baraat' procession.
Fourth FIR lodged in Unnao rape case: MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar's brother to be taken in police custody for interrogation
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered fourth case in connection with the Unnao rape case involving Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar.
Senior CBI officials disclosed that the decision for NARCO test was taken in the wake of the contradiction in answers given by the MLA to similar set of questions posed to him during the grilling
Unnao rape case: Uttar Pradesh BJP MLA Sengar's goons threatening villagers to keep quiet, says victim's uncle
Family of the 17-year-old rape victim alleged that goons of accused Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar are threatening villagers to keep quiet.
Unnao rape case: CBI gets seven-day custody of accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, victim undergoes medical examination
Accused of raping a 17-year-old and conspiring to kill her father, who died of injuries he sustained while beaten brutally in police custody, Sengar was arrested by the CBI on Friday.
The CBI made a second arrest in the Unnao rape case as it took into custody Shashi Singh, the woman who allegedly took the victim to BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar on the day of crime.
Atul was arrested by the Uttar Pradesh police for allegedly murdering the rape victim’s father.
Sengar was taken into custody after intense questioning for 16 hours by a Central Bureau of Investigation team at its office on Naval Kishore Road in Lucknow.
Unnao rape case: Allahabad HC orders CBI to arrest accused BJP MLA, asks to submit progress report on May 2
The court also directed the CBI to consider filing an application for cancellation of bail granted to other accused in the rape case.