The law student who has accused Swami Chinmayanand of rape
File photo of the law student who has accused Swami Chinmayanand of rape being escorted by police personnel | PTI photo
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Allahabad: The Allahabad High Court Wednesday granted bail to the law student charged with trying to extort money from Swami Chinmayanand, the BJP leader whom she has accused of rape.

Chinmayanand, whose trust runs the Shahjahanpur law college where the woman studied, was arrested under section 376-C of the IPC.

In a related case, the 23-year-old woman and her three friends were booked on Chinmayanand’s complaint that they had demanded Rs 5 crore from him.

He alleged that they had threatened to make public video clips that showed him getting massages from the student.

Also read: UP law student who accused Chinmayanand of rape barred from LLM exam over low attendance


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