A murder case was filed against BJP legislator Kuldeep Sengar after Sunday’s accident in Raebareli, in which two women died and a teenager who allegedly survived the Unnao rape case two years ago, got injured and is in a critical condition.
The case was filed by the survivor’s uncle Mahesh Singh, who is in Rae Bareli jail. The 19-year-old girl was travelling to Raebareli to visit her uncle when her car met with the accident.
The FIR was registered under Sections 302, 307, 506, and 120-B IPC.
The victim’s mother had earlier said the accident was a plot to eliminate her family and sought a CBI probe. The crash in Raebareli has left two of her family members dead – one of them was a witness in the rape case.
“It was not an accident but a conspiracy to eliminate all of us,” her mother told reporters at Unnao on Monday.
A police team that rushed to the spot in Rae Bareli after the accident found that the truck’s registration plate was scrubbed and painted black, but they could retrieve the registration number UP 71 AT 8300, a police official said.
The incident found its echo in Parliament with SP member Ram Gopal Yadav on Monday alleging an attempt was made to “kill” the rape victim. Yadav said the security personnel provided to her was not with the victim at the time of the accident. Kuldeep Singh Sengar is an accused in the rape case and he was arrested on April 13 last year. The Uttar Pradesh government is ready for a CBI probe into the accident of the Unnao rape victim, who had accused a BJP legislator of rape, if a request is made, Director General of Police OP Singh Meanwhile, Delhi Commission for Women Chairman Swati Maliwal visited the woman who is admitted at the trauma center of Lucknow’s King George’s Medical University.
“We will fight for the girl to get justice. The family has alleged that the accident was a conspiracy,” she said.