The girl regulation scholar who had accused former Union minister Chinmayanand of sexually exploiting her disowned assertion earlier than a particular MP-MLA court docket in Lucknow on Tuesday. The LLM scholar categorically denied that she had levelled any allegation towards the previous Union minister because the prosecution had charged.
Angered at this, the prosecution instantly moved an software beneath Part 340 of the CrPC, looking for motion towards her for perjury.
Choose P Ok Rai directed his workplace to register the applying and requested the prosecution to furnish a duplicate of the applying to the sufferer and the accused.
The court docket fastened October 15 for listening to on the applying.
The Allahabad Excessive Court docket in February this yr granted bail to Chinmayanand, whose belief runs the Shahjahanpur regulation school the place the girl studied.
He was lodged within the jail following a case filed towards him by the regulation scholar and was arrested in September final yr.
The case was registered beneath Part 376-C of the IPC, an offence pertaining to the abuse of 1’s place by an individual in authority to
“induce or seduce” a lady beneath his cost to have “sexual activity not amounting to the offence of rape”.
Chinmayanand (72) additionally confronted prices beneath Sections 342 (wrongful confinement), 354-D (stalking) and 506 (felony intimidation) of the IPC.