CBI FILES CHARGESHEET AGAINST AN MLA AND A PRIVATE PERSON ON THE ALLEGATIONS OF RAPE ETC

Press Release
New Delhi, 11.07.2018

The Central Bureau of Investigation has today filed a chargesheet against an MLA and a private person, resident of Makhi, District- Unnao (Uttar Pradesh) U/s 120-B r/w 363, 366, 376 (i), 506 of IPC and Section 3 & 4 of POCSO Act & substantive offences thereof before the Competent Court.

CBI had registered a case on 12 April, 2018 on the request of Uttar Pradesh Government & further notification from Government of India and taken over the investigation of crime No. 0096/2018 U/s 363, 366, 376, 506 of IPC and Section 3 & 4 of POCSO Act. 2012 earlier registered at Police Station Makhi, District Unnao (Uttar Pradesh) on the complaint lodged by mother of prosecutrix alleging therein that her minor daughter was taken to the residence of an MLA by a lady (private person), resident of Makhi, District- Unnao and thereafter she was raped at his residence.


 

Further investigation U/s 173 (8) Cr.P.C. is continuing to examine the role of others including officials in the instant case.

The public is reminded that the above findings are based on the investigation done by CBI and evidence collected by it. Under the Indian Law, the accused are presumed to be innocent till their guilt is finally established after a fair trial.



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