A particular courtroom right this moment sentenced Yogendra Sagar, a former BSP MLA, to life imprisonment and imposed a high-quality of Rs 30,000 in reference to the kidnapping and rape of a pupil 13 years in the past.
Yogendra Sagar was the BSP MLA from Bilsi seat of Budaun district on the time of the incident.
He was convicted by Choose Akhilesh Kumar for abducting an undergraduate pupil on April 23, 2008 from Bilsi and raping her a number of instances, Extra authorities advocate Madanlal Rajput stated.
Through the trial, the coed testified that she was saved by Sagar at his authorities residence in Lucknow and raped by him and two different males.
The opposite two — Tejendra Sagar, and Neeraj alias Minu Sharma — had been sentenced to a life time period earlier by the courtroom.
She stated that after her abduction she was taken to numerous locations together with Delhi, and was repeatedly raped by the three.
As strain from the police and media mounted, the accused deserted the coed in entrance of a police station in Muzaffarnagar.
At the moment, Yogendra Sagar is within the BJP. His son Kushagra Sagar is an MLA from Bisauli meeting constituency, and spouse Priti has been a chairperson of the district panchayat.
Yogendra Sagar was until now out on bail given by the Supreme Court docket.
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