Unnao rape case: Allahabad High Court CJ tears into state advocate…

  • Unnao rape case: Allahabad High Court CJ tears into state advocate…

Unnao rape case: Allahabad High Court CJ tears into state advocate…

In a statement, the agency said it had lodged three separate FIRs in connection with the Unnao rape, and the death of the rape survivor's 55-year-old father, allegedly after he was assaulted by the MLA's brother. Eventually, what shook the government out of its wits was the intervention of the high court, which came to the rescue of the hapless gang-rape victim.

The uncle of the minor has also reported that the police are helping Atul Singh in the jail.

TNIE is in the possession of a copy of the medical report that was prepared after her age-determination test in June 2017, when, she has alleged, that she was raped on June 11, 2017.

They have also been booked for killing the victim's father in judicial custody. The post-mortem of the victim's father reveals that he has been severely tortured and died due to multiple internal injuries.

The incident sparked massive outrage in the country, with people calling for speedy justice in the case.

Within hours, the CBI traced Sengar who was untouched by the police and brought him to its headquarters.

Additional chief judicial magistrate Sunil Kumar said starting Saturday evening, the police custody will continue till 10am on April 21.

Sengar appeared in court the same day and was ordered detained for seven days.

The HC bench comprising chief justice DB Bhonsale and justice Sumeet Kumar, that had taken suo motto cognisance of the sensational case, did not mince words in castigating state advocate general Raghvendra Singh, who clearly went out of his way to extend all help to the accused. The court will monitor the investigation and asked the CBI to file a status report on May 2, the next date of hearing. CBI officials said they would question the MLA at length and would take him to Unnao to reconstruct the scene of the crime and to collect evidence against him. As for Kathua, an eight-year-old girl was kidnapped, sedated, raped and murdered.

The case first came into national limelight when the victim and her family tried to self-immolate themselves before the state CM, Yogi Adityanath.