I believe the CBI would have arrested the MLA also.
On the opposition parties accusing the UP government for "delaying the MLA's arrest", Singh alleged that former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav had "shielded rape-accused minister" Gayatri Prajapati. "Our government will not compromise on this issue, no matter how influential the accused is, he will not be spared", said Chief Minister Adityanath in Jalaun. But he got a call from a prominent person and the decision got deferred.
The CBI registered three cases on April 13 against accused Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar in connection with the case. Citing a recent high court order, Surjewala said: "In a damning rebuke to the BJP's claims, the Allahabad High Court has unravelled the real truth of the Unnao rape case". While scheduling the case to be heard on Friday, the HC had on Thursday slammed the police for the way it acted in dealing with the complaint made by the rape survivor. He said the high court was taken aback by the insensitive stand and callous attitude of the Advocate General, who represented the state government in court and received his brief from the highest levels.
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He last visited Japan in August 2016 for a trilateral meeting with his South Korean and Japanese counterparts. According to Japanese officials, the dialogue is the first in almost eight years.
The four-time lawmaker and his brothers allegedly gang-raped the girl in Unnao - who attempted suicide outside Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath's residence in Lucknow on Sunday - and are also accused in the custodial death of the victim's father. The teen from Unnao has accused the BJP UP MLA of raping her in June 2017.
He was quoted saying by ANI: "Father of Unnao victim has died, the girl is threatening to immolate herself". It also included alleged murdering the victim's father in the judicial custody. The 2nd is in rioting, in which 4 people have been taken into custody.