UP CM Yogi Adityanath must be sacked for 'shielding' rape accused: Congress

UP CM Yogi Adityanath gets 'Dalit Mitra' award, activists opposing honour arrested

'Not Hopeful of Justice in Unnao Case': UP Girl Raped in 2011 by Then BSP MLA Writes Open Letter to PM Modi, CM Yogi Adityanath

"The commission will cater to those who have been left deprived (of the benefits of government schemes) due to conspiracy", said the chief minister at a function where he was conferred with "Dalit Mitra" (Friend of Dalit) award by Ambedkar Mahasabha.

"As soon as the matter came to the notice of the government on April 9, we immediately constituted an SIT (Special Investigation Team) and initiated action in the matter.The policemen and doctors found guilty in the SIT report were suspended", the CM told reporters in Chitrakoot.

Man dies in house fire
A state police fire marshal ruled the fire accidental due to an electrical problem in the living room. Crews arrived to find heavy fire showing throughout the right-side of a split-level, wood-frame house.

Sengar has been accused of rape, intimidation and assault and had a case lodged against him by the Unnao police on Thursday under sections 363, 366, 376 and 506 of Indian Penal Code pertaining to rape, abduction, and intimidation and provisions of POCSO Act. 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".

She also said that the arrest of Sengar, the legislator from Bangarmau, was also a positive development. 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.

Surat: 11-yr-old girl's mutilated body discovered, sexual assault suspected
However, the police said that they are still investigating the case and trying to ascertain the identity of the deceased. Police have announced a reward of Rs 20,000 for anyone coming forward to give information about the girl.

The probe agency, after detaining Sengar on Friday morning, filed three FIRs in the rape case and the death of victim's father in judicial custody.

The teen, from Uttar Pradesh's Unnao district, had accused the MLA and his associates of raping her in June 2017. The 2nd is in rioting, in which 4 people have been taken into custody.

Brush fire spreads to garage, quickly extinguished
Firefighters say a vehicle fully engulfed in flames Sunday afternoon sparked a brush fire nearby. The brush fire in the area of Iron Bridge and Rearicks Fording Road was reported around 5:10 p.m.

On April 8, the victim and her family tried to commit suicide outside Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's residence in Lucknow.

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