Shahjahanpur (Uttar Pradesh), Sep 25: The Shahjahanpur law student, who has accused BJP leader Chinmayanand of rape, has been arrested in the extortion case against her.
The SIT did not wait for the court’s ruling and arrested the law student on Wednesday .The Allahabad High Court admitted the interim bail plea filed by the law student and fixed Thursday for hearing her plea.
Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police, OP Singh said, “The law student, who had accused Swami Chinmayanand for sexually harassing her, has been arrested by the SIT (Special Investigation Team) for allegedly trying to extort money from him. ”
The 23-year-old woman was had on Tuesday also faced questioning later by the SIT set up by the Uttar Pradesh police under the directions of the Supreme Court.
The court on Tuesday had rejected the bail application of three men, Sanjay, Sachin, and Vikram, arrested on extortion charges filed by the BJP leader.