BSP MP Atul Rai, surrounded by allegations of rape with a girl from Ballia, has received a major setback from the Allahabad High Court. The court has rejected the bail application of Atul Rai in the case. Atul Kumar Rai, a girl from Ballia has filed a case against several sections including rape, cheating and threatening at the Lanka police station in Banaras.
According to the registered case, in 2019, Atul Rai took the girl to an apartment flat in Lanka on a bluff and sexually assaulted her. The girl has also accused him that BSP leaders have been pressurizing her to keep her mouth shut after the rape. BSP leader Atul Rai Ghosi is an MP from the Lok Sabha seat. He was the candidate of the alliance in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.
Elections won despite rape allegations
In the election year 2019 itself, a case of rape was registered against him, despite this he won the election. Atul Rai defeated Harinarayan Rajbhar of BJP by 1,22,018 thousand votes. A total of 11,37,931 votes were cast in this seat and Atul Kumar got 5,72,258 votes, while BJP candidate Harinarayan Rajbhar got 4,50,240 votes.
The danger was told to Mukhtar Ansari
Last few months ago, BSP MP Atul Rai, who was lodged in Naini Jail of Prayagraj, had pleaded for protection from Mafia Mukhtar Ansari. He had sent a letter from jail on his letter pad to the Chief Minister to the Home Secretary demanding his security. However, Mukhtar Ansari has died of corona.