BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand (File Photo/Facebook)

Allahabad HC grants bail to Chinmayanand

Prayagraj:  Former union minister Chinmayanand has been granted bail by the Allahabad High Court in a case of sexual harassment and blackmail. Chinmayanand was arrested in Shahjahanpur in September last year after a 23-year-old law student accused him of sexual harassment and blackmail. The victim, who was also accused of extortion attempts with three of […]

Law student who had accused Chinmayanand of rape released on bail in extortion case

Shahjahanpur: The 23-year-old law student, who had leveled sexual harassment charges against former Union Minister Chinmayanand, has been released on bail from Shahjahanpur district jail. Late on Wednesday evening, she was granted bail by the Allahabad High Court. Her bail applications were earlier denied by lower courts in Shahjahanpur. She was charged under IPC sections […]

BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand (File Photo/Facebook)

BJP leaders named as accused by SIT in Chinmayanand extortion case

Shahjahanpur:  BJP leaders D.P. Singh Rathore and Ajit Singh have been named as accused by the Special Investigation Team that is probing the alleged sexual harassment and also the extortion case involving former Union minister Chinmayanand. D.P. Singh Rathore on Sunday was questioned for over 12 hours over his suspected role in the extortion bid […]

Former Union Minister Chinmayanand (File Photo/Facebook)

Chinmayanand case: SIT recovers victim’s handbag

Shahjahanpur: The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the sexual assault case against former Union Minister Swami Chinmayanand has recovered the victim’s handbag and a few books. The handbag of the victim, who is a law student, was found in a drain near Chinmayanand’s ashram here. The SIT has been searching for the spy camera-fitted spectacles of […]