The Uttar Pradesh government has been “exposed” within the Hathras rape-murder case and it’ll also face an equivalent treatment within the “false cases” against Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan, party chief Akhilesh Yadav said on Monday.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday had filed a chargesheet against the four men accused of the gang rape and murder of a 19-year-old Dalit woman during a village in Uttar Pradesh’s Hathras district. The findings submitted by the CBI left top Uttar Pradesh Police officials red faced as that they had claimed that no evidence of rape was found in forensic tests.
In a tweet, Yadav said, “The way the lies of the BJP government are exposed within the Hathras incident, the method of exposure of false cases in UP has started.”
“Believing within the judiciary and democracy, we are confident that the govt also will lose the false cases against Azam Khan and he will get justice very soon,” the previous Uttar Pradesh chief minister tweeted.
Khan, who represents Rampur within the Lok Sabha, is currently lodged at the Sitapur jail after he surrendered at a Rampur court during a case concerning fake certificate produced by his son Abdullah for the last assembly elections.
The Samajwadi Party MP, among many other cases, face