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. 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.