The 17-year-old Dalit girl was allegedly raped by BSP MLA Purushottam Dwivedi in Banda on December 10 and 11 last year.
The Supreme Court on Monday handed over to the CBI the probe into the 2010 rape of a minor girl in Uttar Pradesh`s Banda district.
UP Chief Minister said, the state government has taken “appropriate action” against the accused MLA.
The fourth absconding accused in the dalit girl rape case surrendered in a local court.
Mayawati said theft charges against the girl were slapped as part of an apparent "conspiracy".
A dalit girl who was allegedly raped by BSP MLA Purshottam Dwivedi, was produced in the local court.
Uttar Pradesh govt ordered the arrest of BSP MLA Purshottam Dwivedi in connection with the Banda rape case.
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