Akhilesh behind 2011 ‘rape’ case against Rahul, SC told

September 10th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS  

Rahul Gandhi New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) A lawyer Monday told the Supreme Court that a 2011 rape and wrongful confinement case against Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in Allahabad High Court was filed at the instance of Akhilesh Yadav, the current Uttar Pradesh chief minister.

An apex court bench of Justice B.S. Chauhan and Justice Swatanter Kumar was told this by counsel Kamini Jaiswal in the course of the hearing of a petition by Kishore Samrite who has challenged a high court order directing a Central Bureau of Investigation probe against him and imposing a cost of Rs.50 lakh.

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