Court seeks details from UP after CBI info on threat to Unnao victim

Expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar, who represents Bangarmau in UP Assembly, is accused in the rape case.

A Delhi Court has issued a notice to Uttar Pradesh s Chief Secretary and sought a report about possible measures to relocate the Unnao rape and accident victim and her family members to a safe place – either at some other place in UP or in an adjoining state.

The development comes after the CBI filed a threat perception report in the background of the rape case and the subsequent sequence of events leading to the death of the victim s two aunts in an accident.

The case investigating officer has submitted the repor, which stated that the victim and her family members face Category-A threat perception, to court.

In his order, District Judge Dharmesh Sharma asked the state s top bureaucrat to inform the court of the possible measures to relocate the victim and her family – comprising her mother and three siblings - to a safe place with some financial support. The court also asked what further steps can be taken by the State of Uttar Pradesh to protect the life, liberty of the victim/survivor and her family members .

Expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar, who represents Bangarmau in UP Assembly, is accused in the rape case.