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 Delhi court on Monday convicted expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar for kidnapping and rape of minor girl in Unnao in 2017.
A number of protestors including some local Congress leaders sustained injuries as police used force to disperse the crowd which gathered outside the residence of the victim.
There was an emotional outburst, as the family received the body in the presence of a large number of people, including Samajwadi Party leaders.
Doctors at the Safdarjung Hospital had said at the time of admission that the Unnao woman had suffered 90 per cent burns, making it a medically challenging case.
The girl, who did not wish to be named, said that her family was being targeted because of a political conspiracy.
The rape survivor from Unnao was admitted to the Safdarjung Hospital, is extremely critical and on the ventilator.
The rape survivor suffered 90 per cent burns after five men, including two of the rape accused, allegedly set her on fire.
Police said the ambulance covered the distance of 13 kilometres between the airport terminal one and Safdarjung Hospital in 18 minutes with a police jeep clearing the road ahead.
The minister also claimed that there was a decline in the organised crime in the state. He added that criminals, unlike before, did not get political patronage anymore.
The Uttar Pradesh government is making arrangements for an air ambulance to take the victim, who has suffered around 90 per cent burn injuries, to Delhi.
The woman -- who was raped in December last year -- received 90 per cent burn injuries and is battling for life at the Lucknow Civil Hospital. Two of the five men are the rape accused.
During the proceedings, the accused moved an application for further examination of the rape survivor in the case to confront her with new evidence.
The chargesheet, filed before a Lucknow court on October 11, was sent to the court of District Judge Dharmesh Sharma on Monday, the lawyer said.