Additional chief judicial magistrate Sunil Kumar said starting Saturday evening, the police custody will continue till 10am on April 21. He was questioned for 15 hours following his detention on Friday.More news: CWG 2018: Neeraj Chopra becomes first Indian to win in Javelin Throw
According to the postmortem report, the father was not given proper treatment at the judicial custody. Earlier in the day, the Allahabad high court passed an order saying that the CBI should arrest the MLA and not just detain him and the probe agency should consider filing of an application for cancellation of bail granted to other accused in the case. The third FIR is related to the allegations against the victim's father who was arrested under the arms act.
The MLA said the he will openly sit with the people protesting in demand of transfer of case to the CBI, adding, "What is wrong in it?" The court will monitor the investigation and asked the CBI to file a status report on May 2, the next date of hearing.
The uncle of Unnao rape case's victim on Sunday alleged that the goons of accused Kuldeep Sengar's threatened the villagers. The only way to escape, the police official allegedly told him, is to either surrender or "manage" Babina MLA Rajiv Singh Parichha and BJP's district unit president Sanjay Dubey.More news: Trump orders attack on Syria, 13 missiles shot down
The state government also ordered the handing over of the twin cases of rape and the custodial death of the victim's father to the CBI. In the audio conversation with gangster Lekhraj Yadav - charged in over 60 cases including abduction, robbery and murder - Singh allegedly advised him to strike a deal with the local BJP leaders.
In the meantime, two BJP Ministers in J&K Cabinet - Industries Minister Chandra Prakash Ganga and Forests Minister Lal Singh - have quit their respective posts after a huge controversy erupted over their participation in a rally supportive of the accused and arrested persons.More news: NCAA modifies kickoff rules on fair catches