A police team today (Wednesday) took former union minister Swami Chinmayanand and the student who has accused him of rape to the Forensic Science Laboratory in Lucknow for taking their voice samples.
Jail Superintendent Rakesh Kumar said, “Chinmayanand was taken to Lucknow at 6 am and the law student at about 9 am to FSL in the state capital for their voice test.”
Superintendent of Police, Dinesh Tripathi said, “2 separate teams of the police have taken them to Lucknow following court orders to take their voice samples.”
Moreover, Chief Judicial Magistrate Omveer Singh October 4 had ordered that voice samples of Chinmayanand, the law student and 3 others be taken.
Furthermore, the former
Union minister, arrested by the SIT, was booked under section 376C, a charge
short of rape, on the basis of the complaint filed by the 23-year-old woman who
studies at a college run by his ashram. The woman has been charged with
extortion, following a complaint by the 72-year-old Chinmayanand’s lawyer that
she and 3 others were demanding money from the leader.