Five others, who had also been named in an FIR lodged on Wednesday, were also absolved of rape charges by the district police.
The complainant has alleged that in 2017, Tripathi, the MLA from Bhadohi, and his six accomplices kept her at a hotel for a month and repeatedly raped her, Superintendent of Police (SP) Ram Badan Singh said.
Expelled BJP MLA, Kuldeep Sengar, has been convicted for raping a woman in Unnao in 2017. Here is all you need to know about the case.
The counsel for Apple India Pvt Ltd told the court that they needed to seek instructions regarding the availability of the data because as of now it is not known whether the data is stored.
The woman, who was allegedly raped by expelled BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar, is currently admitted at AIIMS hospital here following an accident on July 28.
The UP law student gave a pen drive containing 43 videos to a Special Investigation Team to support her allegations against BJP leader Swami Chinmayanad
The rape victim, who was flown from the King George's Medical University in Lucknow to AIIMS in Delhi in a critical condition, has shown considerable progress and has been moved to the ward, officials said.
Stressing that this is the normal process followed in such cases, police said posters are issued for the 'kidnapped persons'. They come from the state capital and are sent to all police stations, the official added.
In his initial complaint to the police, however, the woman's father had alleged she and some other girls were sexually harassed by Chinmayanand.
The Delhi Police have booked former BJP MLA Manoj Shokeen for allegedly raping and threatening his daughter-in-law at gunpoint on the intervening night of December 31, 2018 and January 1 this year
The CBI is carrying out searches at multiple locations in connection with the Unnao rape victim's accident case, officials said Sunday.
The hearing will resume on Monday before District Judge Dinesh Sharma of the Tis Hazari Court, in New Delhi
The Congress leader wrote two posts on Twitter to extend an invitation to the aggrieved family to shift base to his state by promising better life prospects and security while calling their home state Uttar Pradesh an 'unsafe place.'
Supreme Court during the hearing said it will grant compensation to the Unnao rape survivor and her family, and directed the state to pay compensation.
Sengar has also been named in the FIR filed by the CBI in a case related to the car crash of the Unnao rape survivor in Rae Bareli that led to the death of two women.
Leader of the Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury raised the issue, saying Home Minister Amit Shah has not responded to the issue despite the opposition raking up the matter repeatedly.
The court also asked the Uttar Pradesh authorities to file a status report by Thursday on the accident of the Unnao rape case victim.
The CBI has also alerted its officials who may visit the accident site in Rae Bareli and take details from officials of the Gurubakshganj police station.
A police personnel during a mock-drill conducted by Delhi Police, to check anti-terror prepardeness at Sadar Bazar in New Delhi.PTI Photo /Vijay Verma
Newly elected President of Akhada Parishad Mahant Ravindra Puri with Akhada Parishad General Secretary Mahant Hari Giri and sadhus, performs the 'Ganga Pujan' ritual at Sangam, in Prayagraj.PTI Photo
Wrestlers in action during the state level wrestling tournament at Babura Village in Mirzapur.PTI Photo
Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala with Jitendra Singh talks to media after meeting Election Commissioner, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Shahbaz Khan
Congress leaders Randeep Singh Surjewala and Jitendra Singh comes out from Election Commission office, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/Shahbaz Khan
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