Unnao Case Live Highlights: Two days after the Unno rape survivor met with an accident, Uttar Pradesh Police on Tuesday constituted a Special Investigation Team to probe into the matter. The team will go into all the aspects and probe the incident till the CBI takes over the probe, a senior officer said. Meanwhile, BJP chief Swatantra Dev Singh today said that Kuldeep Singh Sengar, the accused, was suspended from the party long ago. The state BJP chief further clarified that Sengar still remains suspended from the party.
The victim, who had accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar of sexually assaulting her in 2017, and her lawyer were critically injured and two of her aunts were killed when the car in which they were travelling collided with a truck in Rae Bareli on Sunday. The woman’s uncle has accused Sengar of planning the accident and alleged that the truck owner is an associate of the MLA.
Echoes of the case were, meanwhile, heard in Parliament as well. The Opposition is trying to corner the government in Lok Sabha over the case. The BJP, however, is yet to take visible action against its MLA. A BJP MP from Uttar Pradesh said: “The party has to take action against the MLA. There is no other way. The delay is damaging the image of the party and its leaders.”