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Muzaffarpur shelter home case: Court frames charges against Brajesh Thakur, 20 others

Brajesh Thakur, alleged mastermind and strongman in the case, was charged with serious charges under the POCSO Act, including Section 6 (aggravated sexual assault).

Mar 30, 2019, 16:34 PM IST

Muzaffarpur sex scandal: Court reserves order on framing charges against Brajesh Thakur, others

Journalist-turned-social activist Thakur, who was heading the NGO that ran the shelter home, and other accused have denied the allegations.

Mar 13, 2019, 18:06 PM IST

5W1H: SC pulls up CBI over Muzaffarpur shelter home case, summons former chief

The Supreme Court on Thursday took serious note of violation of its order in the Muzaffarpur shelter home case by former interim CBI director M Nageswara Rao.

Feb 07, 2019, 17:22 PM IST

God help you, never play with our order: SC summons former CBI chief M Nageswara Rao in Muzaffarpur shelter home case

The SC issued a contempt notice to Rao and asked him to appear before it on February 12.

Feb 07, 2019, 15:39 PM IST

Enough is enough: SC transfers Muzaffarpur shelter home case to Delhi's Saket POSCO court

The Supreme Court on Thursday transferred the Muzaffarpur shelter home case to Delhi's Saket POSCO court.

Feb 07, 2019, 11:48 AM IST

Bihar: Chargesheet in 11 missing women case names Madhu Varma, Brajesh Thakur

The Bihar Police on Friday filed a chargesheet in connection with the case of 11 women going missing from Swadhar Greh shelter home in Muzaffarpur. The Swadhar Greh is owned by Brajesh Thakur, who is also the owner of the Muzaffarpur shelter home where minor girls were allegedly sexual abused.

Jan 25, 2019, 17:06 PM IST

ED granted court's permission to interrogate Brajesh Thakur

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) was on Saturday granted permission from a special court to interrogate Brajesh Thakur, the prime accused in the Muzaffarpur shelter home sex scandal case.

Jan 05, 2019, 22:25 PM IST

Muzaffarpur shelter home accused Brajesh Thakur not subjected to any torture in jail: Medical board informs Supreme Court

The SC also dismissed Thakur's plea to stay the demolition of the shelter home building where minor girls were sexually molested.

Dec 10, 2018, 13:28 PM IST

Muzaffarpur shelter home: SC to hear plea alleging torture of key accused Brajesh Thakur in jail

Brajesh Thakur is the main accused in the Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual exploitation case.

Dec 10, 2018, 07:31 AM IST

Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse case accused Brajesh Thakur tortured in jail? SC orders medical test

Brajesh Thakur is the main accused in the Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual abuse case.

Dec 06, 2018, 18:03 PM IST

Muzaffarpur case: Brajesh Thakur's close aide may reveal names of several officials to CBI

CBI is said to have proofs of Madhu visiting the Muzaffarpur shelter home where girls were allegedly raped.

Nov 21, 2018, 10:10 AM IST

Muzaffarpur shelter home rape: Main accused Brijesh Thakur shifted to Punjab's Patiala jail amid high security

The SC ordered that Thakur should be shifted out of the state amid reports that he was trying to influence the investigation.

Nov 01, 2018, 08:17 AM IST

Muzaffarpur shelter home rape cases prime accused Brajesh Thakur transferred from Bihar to Patiala jail

The court observed that it was shocked to learn that Manju Verma remained a minister in Bihar government even three months after the Muzaffarpur shelter home rape-murder cases came to light.

Oct 30, 2018, 12:27 PM IST

Bihar's Muzaffarpur shelter home rapes 'scary', move prime accused Brajesh Thakur out of state: Supreme Court

The top court also asked Bihar government and CBI as to why Chandeshwar Verma, husband of former social welfare minister Manju Verma, has not been arrested so far.

Oct 25, 2018, 12:55 PM IST

Muzaffarpur case: Cellphone, 40 phone numbers found from Brajesh Thakur's possession in jail

A district administration official said the names of some powerful people, including a minister, were written on two pages recovered from Thakur during the search. 

Aug 12, 2018, 11:49 AM IST

Muzaffarpur shelter home sex scandal: CBI releases accused Brajesh Thakur's son after day-long interrogation

Anand is the publisher and editor of Hindi daily 'Pratah Kamal', the office of which is situated within the same premises as the residence and the shelter home which have since been sealed.

Aug 12, 2018, 10:38 AM IST

After day-long interrogation, CBI detains Brajesh Thakur's son Rahul Anand

The CBI team, which had reached Thakur's Sahu Road residence at around 9 am, left at around 8 pm with his son Rahul Anand.

Aug 11, 2018, 22:14 PM IST

Muzaffarpur shelter home case: CBI freeze bank accounts of accused Brajesh Thakur

The move comes on a day when Thakur alleged foul play over accusations of his role in the case. Thakur claimed that the allegations against him have been levelled as people felt threatened by him and because he was thinking of joining Congress.

Aug 08, 2018, 23:13 PM IST

Targeted for planning to join Congress, alleges Muzaffarpur shelter home case accused

Claiming innocence, he said that none of the girls have taken his name.

Aug 08, 2018, 13:42 PM IST