LJP MP and Chirag Paswan's cousin Prince Raj booked for rape by Delhi police


NEW DELHI: Lok Janshakti Party MP Prince Paswan has been booked under rape charges by the Delhi Police, officials said on Tuesday.

A senior police officer said the case was registered on the direction of court.

“The court’s direction came on Thursday and a case has been registered under relevant sections at the Connaught Place Police Station,” the officer said.

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Prince is a Member of Parliament from Samastipur in Bihar.

Chirag Paswan had mentioned a complaint of sexual misconduct against Prince back in June this year.

In the complaint filed by a woman, who was associated with the party, it was alleged that Prince Raj raped her after sedating her drink.

(Inputs from ENS, PTI)