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Rajasthan government recommends CBI probe against Babulal Nagar


Swati Vashishtha,CNN-IBN
Sep 21, 2013 at 09:06pm IST

The Rajasthan government on Saturday recommended a CBI probe against former Minister of state for Dairy and Khadi Babulal Nagar who has been accused of raping and assaulting a woman.

"The state government has recommended a CBI probe against the minister. The recommendation will be forwarded to the department of personnel and training in Delhi which will issue a notification," said a senior home department official.

The 35-year-old woman had accused Nagar and registered an FIR against him following which Nagar tendered his resignation to the Chief Minister on Thursday.

Rajasthan government recommends CBI probe against Babulal Nagar

"The state government has recommended a CBI probe against the minister." said a senior home department official.

According to a police official, "The woman's statement was recorded before a magistrate under section 164 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) today (Saturday)."

Nagar refused any such act on his part and said it's all a 'political conspiracy'.

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