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Medical test of Unnao rape victim conducted

IANS  |  Lucknow 

The medical test of the 17-year-old girl from Uttar Pradesh's who has accused of rape, was conducted at a hospital here on Saturday, an said.

Earlier the victim, along with her mother and uncle, were brought to the state capital under tight security as they feared for their lives. The test was carried out at the here.

The victim later told that Narendra Modi's Thursday statement that the guilty will be brought to book was very reassuring and that she now hoped that justice will be done in her case.

She also said that the arrest of Sengar, the from Bangarmau, was also a positive development. She also thanked the media and the (CBI) for taking up her cause that was, so far, a "lonely and losing battle".

The girl's uncle however accused the administration of conniving to save the

Meanwhile, the girl was later taken to the CBI's zonal office here where a detailed statement from her is likely to be recorded.

Informed sources said that a medical examination of the accused legislator was carried sometime in the night of Thursday.

The victim tried to set herself ablaze Yogi Adityanath's residence on last Sunday, claiming inaction in the rape case that took place in 2017.

Later on Sunday, her father was picked up by the police and allegedly beaten up in custody by the MLA's brother and his aides, following which he died.



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First Published: Sat, April 14 2018. 16:26 IST