Tuesday, 4 October, 2022
TopicUnnao Rape

Topic: Unnao Rape

No grounds to suspect ‘accuracy’ of CBI probe in Unnao survivor’s accident, Delhi court says

A Delhi court upheld the CBI probe that ruled out any foul play in the Unnao rape survivor's accident in 2019, stating there is no evidence of a conspiracy by MLA Kuldeep Sengar.

BJP pulls Sengar’s wife out of polls after criticism, but villagers say ex-MLA’s a ‘good man’

BJP had nominated rape convict Kuldeep Sengar's wife Sangeeta for the upcoming UP panchayat polls, but withdrew her name after a week.

They said no one should cry, but then broke down — how Unnao village mourned ‘rape’ victim

This report, which won the Laadli Media Award for gender sensitivity this week, delves into the death of a 23-year-old woman who was burnt alive by her alleged rapists in Unnao in December 2019.

Kuldeep Sengar, 4-term MLA convicted in Unnao rape case, loses membership of UP Assembly

Kuldeep Sengar, Bangarmau MLA convicted by Delhi court on 20 December 2019 in Unnao rape case, has been disqualified according to rules.

Verdict on Unnao MLA Kuldeep Sengar tomorrow — all you want to know about 2017 rape case

Kuldeep Singh Sengar, who has been a MLA in Unnao for 17 years, was accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl in June 2017.

Low caste, loose morals – UP’s ‘rape capital’ Unnao blames its victims for sex crimes

Two high-profile cases of rape in 18 months have put an unseemly spotlight on Unnao, a district in central Uttar Pradesh.

‘Hollow law & order system’ — Priyanka Gandhi slams UP govt for Unnao rape victim’s death

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra also said that it is everyone’s collective failure as a society that the victim was not able to get justice.

Delhi court frames charges against 3 people for kidnapping, raping woman in Unnao in 2017

The case is different from the alleged sexual assault on the woman by accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, who is currently lodged in Tihar Jail.

Murder charges framed against MLA Kuldeep Sengar in death of Unnao rape survivor’s father

A Delhi court framed charges against MLA Kuldeep Sengar and 10 others for allegedly assaulting, and framing the Unnao woman's father in an Arms Act case in 2018.

Unnao rape survivor develops pneumonia, still on life support, say Lucknow doctors

Doctors said the Unnao rape survivor, who was critically injured in a road accident, is stable but still not out of danger.

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