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More trouble brews for Chinmayanand as old case of sexual harassment crops up

Shahjahanpur: There is more trouble in store for beleaguerd former Union Minister Chinmayanand, who is currently in jail on charges of sexual harassment and blackmail, leveled by a law student. The court will on December 13 hear another sexual harassment case brought against Chinmaynand by his former devotee who was also the principal of his […]

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Victim wants rape charges included in FIR against Chinmayanand

Prayagraj: The law student, who had accused former union minister Chinmayanand of sexual harassment, has submitted a ‘miscellaneous application’ in the Allahabad High Court, seeking inclusion of rape charges in the FIR filed against him. The court has sought the state government’s reply on her application. Sources said the FIR against Chinmayanand does not include […]

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Shahjahanpur law student who named Chinmayanand in sexual harassment case to take admission in Bareilly

Shahjahanpur: A local court in Uttar Pradesh here has allowed the police to take the law student who named former Union Minister Chinmayanand in a sexual harrassment case to a University in Bareilly on Friday to complete her admission formalities. Based on the directions of the Supreme Court, the chief judicial magistrate, on Thursday, accepted […]

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SIT arrests rape survivor, says found ‘sufficient evidence’

Lucknow: Special Investigation Team (SIT) said on Wednesday that it had arrested the 23-year old Shahjahanpur rape survivor in the day only after “enough” digital and forensic evidence was found and corroborative statements were recorded. According to SIT chief, Inspector General of Police Naveen Arora, they had sufficient evidence that Rs 5 crore in extortion […]

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Woman law student who accused Chinmayanand of sexual misconduct gets relief from court, arrest stayed

Shahjahanpur: The woman law student, who had levelled charges of sexual misconduct and harassment against UP BJP leader Chinmayanand but also has been booked for extortion in the case, was on Tuesday granted a stay on her arrest. The relief to the woman was extended by the Additional District Judge-1 (ADJ) here on Tuesday afternoon. The […]

Victim in Chinmayanand case in SIT custody

Shahjahanpur (Uttar Pradesh): The woman law student, who had levelled charges of sexual misconduct and harassment against UP BJP leader Chinmayanand, was taken into custody by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) on Tuesday. The woman had posted a petition for anticipatory bail in the district court when the SIT picked her up before the petition […]

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Chinmayanand arrested, neither ties nor tricks helped

Shahjahanpur: Neither his close ties with the Uttar Pradesh ruling establishment nor his attempts to play the victim could save Swami Chinmayanand alias Krishna Pal Singh, former Union minister and heavyweight BJP leader, who was arrested on Friday morning from his Mumukshu Ashram here by the Special Investigating Team (SIT). Chinmayanand’s arrest comes on the […]

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Chinmayanand sent to 14-day judicial custody

Shahjahanpur (Uttar Pradesh): Former Union Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Chinmayanand was arrested from his Mumuksha Ashram here on Friday by the Special Investigating Team (SIT) probing rape charges against him. He was later produced in the court which remanded him to 14-day judicial custody. Earlier, Chinmayanand was taken to the district hospital […]