Dehradun, August 18
A lady has filed a police grievance towards an Uttarakhand BJP MLA accusing him of raping her a number of instances between 2016 and 2018, and she or he has been booked for allegedly blackmailing him following a grievance by the legislator’s spouse, police mentioned on Monday.
“The woman who is married levelled the allegations against the BJP’s Dwarahat MLA Mahesh Negi. A complaint was lodged at Nehru colony police station here on Sunday,” DG (legislation and order) Ashok Kumar mentioned.
The MLA couldn’t be reached for his response.
In her grievance, the girl claimed that he had fathered her baby and a DNA check might be carried out to search out out the reality, in keeping with the police.
She has accused the MLA of travelling along with her to Mussoorie, Nainital, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh and Nepal and raping her a number of instances between 2016 and 2018.
The girl who claims to be the MLA’s neighbour mentioned she had met him in reference to the sickness of her mom in 2016. She has additionally accused the legislator’s spouse of providing her Rs 25 lakh “to keep her mouth shut”, they mentioned.
Meanwhile, the MLA’s spouse has additionally lodged a grievance on the Nehru colony police station accusing the girl of blackmailing her husband, Kumar mentioned.
A case has been registered and a probe is underway, he mentioned.
The sensational allegations towards the BJP MLA have despatched the political temperatures hovering in Uttarakhand with state Congress president Pritam Singh saying the costs are critical and a DNA check ought to be carried out.
“It is a serious matter that an MLA is being accused of sexual harassment by a woman. As she has a child too. A DNA test of the baby should be conducted to find the truth,” Singh mentioned. PTI