Priyanka Churoria(New Delhi): Delhi Tis Hazari court convicted expelled BJP legislator Kuldeep Singh Sengar today in a case pertaining to the custodial death of Unnao rape survivor’s father on April 09, 2018.
According to the charge sheet filed by CBI in July 2018, the survivor’s father and his co-workers were returning to their village when they asked for a lift from one of the accused Shashi Pratap Singh who denied leading to an argument among them. Singh then called his associates, including Sengar’s brother Atul and others who beat up the survivor’s father and was taken to jail instead of the hospital where he succumbed to death two days later.
Sengar is accused of raping a 14-year-old teen in Unnao, UP who approached him asking for a job on 4 June 2017 has been sentenced to life imprisonment and compensation of Rs.25 lakh by Tis Hazari Court after CBI investigated the case and trials were held.
The court had earlier framed charges against Sengar, his brother, police station’s in-charge Ashok Singh Bhadauria, Sub Inspector Kamta Prasad, Constable Amir Khan and six others in the case while Sengar was disqualified from the membership of the UP assembly, following his conviction in the rape case.