Politician Rape

BJP Mahila expelled after she asks Hindu men to gang-rape Muslim women

Chandigarh: Sunita Singh Gaur, the president of the BJP’s Mahila Morcha in Ramkola in Uttar Pradesh, has been expelled from the organisation over a Facebook post, in which she said that Hindu men should gang-rape Muslim women. In a screenshot of the post that has been shared by a Twitter user, Gaur said: “There is only one solution for them ...

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Indian MP Derek O’Brien recounts child sex abuse trauma

An Indian MP who spoke in parliament about how he was sexually molested as a child has forced into the spotlight a topic that is still widely considered taboo. Derek O’Brien of the Trinamool Congress (TMC) party recounted the incident in the Rajya Sabha, the upper house, on Wednesday while participating in a debate to amend the Pocso (Protection of ...

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FIR filed against Rithala AAP MLA on charges of rape

“She has alleged that in December last year, she approached him in connection with a pension issue and he asked her to come home. She alleged that he forced himself on her,” a senior police officer said, citing her complaint. According to police, the woman alleged in her complaint that she was again raped at the MLA’s office over a ...

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Indian politician says had consensual relations with journalist accusing him of rape

NEW DELHI: An Indian politician who resigned from the government last month after more than a dozen women accused him of sexual harassment, said on Friday he had a consensual relationship with a New York-based journalist who has accused him of raping her. Pallavi Gogoi, chief business editor at National Public Radio, wrote in a Washington Post column on Thursday ...

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MP mother traps daughter’s ‘rapist’

BHOPAL: A woman laid a trap and caught a 22-year-old man, who allegedly raped her minor daughter four days back. When the accused Sameer Khan fell for the bait, she called on ‘Dial-100’, after which police nabbed the accused. Shyamla Hills police station in-charge SI BPS Bains said the 14-year-old survivor is a Class 9 student. For past one month ...

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India ruling party lawmaker charged with rape of minor

New Delhi – A lawmaker from India’s ruling party has been charged with raping a teenage girl, whose father was allegedly beaten to death when the family complained. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has charged Kuldeep Singh Sengar — an elected member of the Uttar Pradesh state legislative assembly — with rape, abduction, criminal conspiracy, criminal intimidation and rape ...

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BJP Leader Arrested on Rape Charges

A BJP leader was arrested for allegedly raping a woman on the pretext of offering her a job in Varanasi on Tuesday, 22 May. Kanhaiya Lal Mishra, the former president of the BJP’s Bhadohi district unit, was arrested on Tuesday after a 32-year-old woman alleged he had sexually assaulted her in a lodge in Sigra area. “A case has been ...

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Rape inquiry against India BJP lawmaker

A federal inquiry has been ordered into a rape allegation against a lawmaker in India’s Uttar Pradesh state. Kuldeep Singh Sengar, 50, from the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is accused of raping a 16-year-old girl last year – an allegation he denies. The victim tried to kill herself last week in front of the chief minister’s home after alleging ...

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Woman files rape case against Arunachal CM

A woman has filed a complaint with the National Commission for Women (NCW) alleging that she was raped by Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu. The victim who arrived with her lawyer at NCW has alleged that in year 2008 the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Pema Khandu, who was not the chief minister at the time, along with two ...

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Congress MLA booked for rape of student

Katare, the son of former Leader of Opposition Satyadev Katare, had lodged a complaint against the student, alleging that she had demanded Rs 2 crore through an accomplice for not circulating alleged intimate videos of the two. MORE THAN a week after a journalism student was arrested for blackmail and extortion, police on Friday booked Congress MLA Hemant Katare for ...

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