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BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj questions UP government’s order to allow sale of ‘paan masala’ amid lockdown

Lucknow: After the Uttar Pradesh government revoked the ban on manufacture, storage and sale of ‘paan masala, the BJPs Unnao MP Sakshi Maharaj has questioned the decision. In a tweet, the member of Parliament said: “The lockdown has been imposed to save people’s lives and for their good health. Then why allow liquor, cigarettes, ‘bidis’, ‘gutka’, […]

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Kuldeep Sengar, 6 others get 10 years in jail for death of Unnao rape survivor’s father

New Delhi: Delhi’s Tis Hazari Court on Friday sentenced expelled Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar and six others to 10 years imprisonment for the death of Unnao rape survivor’s father. Sengar is already serving life imprisonment for raping the minor. While sentencing them, District Judge Dharmesh Sharma said, “There can be no denying […]

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Twitterati react as Kuldeep Sengar gets life term, demand death

New Delhi: After a special court on Friday sentenced former BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar to life imprisonment for raping a minor in Unnao district in Uttar Pradesh in June 2017, many Twitter users demanded capital punishment for the convicted politician. #KuldeepSinghSengar trended with 3,286 tweets and #UnnaoRapeCase with 1,210 tweets. Sengar was also ordered to […]