Threatened to kill gang rape victim in Bhadohi, pressured to withdraw case, case registered

Bhadohi Gangrape: In Uttar Pradesh’s Bhadohi district, a Dalit woman, a victim of gangrape, was allegedly threatened by the relatives of a block chief for not withdrawing the case. has come. Police has started legal action by registering an FIR in the relevant sections in the matter. According to the police, a woman resident of Handia area of ​​Prayagraj district had filed a case of gangrape against former Bahubali MLA Vijay Mishra’s nephew and block chief Manish Mishra and his three friends in the year 2019 at Unj police station in Bhadohi.

Gangrape victim threatened to withdraw case

According to the police, the woman had alleged that she was gang-raped after being called on the pretext of working in the field. In this case, the victim comes to Bhadohi to advocate. Inspector-in-charge of Gopiganj police station Sadanand Singh told that the gang-rape victim had reached Bhadohi on Sunday to meet her lawyer and when she was going towards Gyanpur, Manish Mishra’s son Yash Mishra, brother-in-law Santosh Tiwari, at the intersection near Gopiganj police station. , wife Bindu Mishra and another accused Rakesh Bharti allegedly restrained him and threatened to kill him, hurling casteist slurs if he did not withdraw the case.

Police registered a case

According to the inspector in charge, the victim alleges that after registering a case of gangrape in 2019, these four people have come to her residence in Handia several times and threatened to destroy the entire family. He told that in this case, on the victim’s Tahrir, against Bindu Mishra, Yash Mishra, Santosh Tiwari and Rakesh Bharti, sections 504 (intentional insult with intent to disturb the peace) and 506 (criminal intimidation) of the IPC, besides SC-ST Legal action is being taken by registering a case under the Prevention of Atrocities Act.

Superintendent of Police Dr. Anil Kumar told that a total of 21 cases have been registered against Manish Mishra, nephew of former MLA Vijay Mishra, for serious crimes like robbery, murder, rape, National Security Act, cheating. He is currently lodged in Varanasi jail.

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