A Delhi court today pulled up the counsel for one of the parties in the Unnao rape case for posting on social media the details of the in-camera proceedings of the case pertaining to the alleged murder of the victim’s father. District Judge Dharmesh Sharma also warned the counsel against posting online the proceedings of the case, which is presently at the stage of the recording of prosecution evidence.
He also directed the CBI to clarify its stand on the issue and put up the matter for further proceedings on October 9. The court was hearing the case of the alleged assault and murder of the rape victim’s father in judicial custody on April 9, 2018.
It has framed charges against expelled BJP MLA Sengar, his brother Atul Sengar and nine others in the case. The woman was allegedly raped by Sengar in 2017 when she was a minor. The court has also framed charges against him in the rape case.