Thursday, 27 January, 2022
TopicUnnao rape case

Topic: Unnao rape case

Delhi court discharges former BJP MLA Kuldeep Senger in Unnao rape survivor’s accident case

Senger was discharged due to lack of evidence, however, the court ordered framing of charges against four other accused as there was prima facie sufficient evidence against them.

‘Inform security officers before going out’— Delhi court tells Unnao rape survivor

The court issued the directions on the rape survivor's application in which she alleged harassment by personal security officers who were not allowing her to 'enjoy her liberties'.

Delhi HC asks CBI to reply to Kuldeep Sengar’s appeal against jail in Unnao case

Disqualified UP MLA Sengar was convicted for the death of Unnao rape victim's father in judicial custody by the trial court, which on 13 March, sentenced them to 10 years imprisonment.

Sengar in jail, his wife is canvassing for BJP as Unnao’s Bangarmau bypoll sees 3-corner fight

Sengar’s wife Sangeeta and family members are making regular appearances at public meetings in support of BJP candidate Srikant Katiyar. Women’s safety not a poll issue here.

CBI recommends action against 4 IAS, IPS officers citing lapses in handling Unnao rape case

The agency has not sought any disciplinary action instead highlighted the lapses under these officers and left it on the UP govt to take 'appropriate action', officials said.

Kuldeep Sengar gets 10 years in prison for Unnao rape victims’ father’s murder

District Judge Dharmesh Sharma directed both Kuldeep Singh Sengar and his brother Atul Sengar to pay Rs 10 lakh each as compensation to the victim's family.

Kuldeep Sengar convicted of culpable homicide in death of Unnao rape survivor’s father

A Delhi court judge said the man, who had passed away in judicial custody on 9 April 2018, was beaten in a brutal manner that led to his death.

Delhi HC rejects Kuldeep Sengar’s plea to suspend Unnao rape conviction, seeks CBI response

Expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar was sentenced to life and fined Rs 25 lakh for the rape of a minor in 2017 in Unnao.

Unnao rape convict Kuldeep Sengar challenges conviction, life term in Delhi High Court

The court convicted Kuldeep Sengar for rape under IPC and POCSO Act for offence by a public servant committing penetrative sexual assault against a minor.

Defence demolished Unnao woman’s character, Sengar aides tried to silence her: Court

The Delhi court noted that Kuldeep Singh Sengar adopted “every coercive measure... through his henchmen to intimidate, harm and silence” the victim and her family.

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