Dhananjay Singh

  • Maid murder case: Court grants interim bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh 15-04-2014 05:14 PM

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, accused in a rape case, was granted interim bail by a court in New Delhi on Tuesday. Additional Sessions Judge Sarita Birbal granted bail to Dhananjay Singh till May 20, after the complainant in the case withdrew the rape charge levelled against him. The trial court...
  • BSP MP Dhananjay Singh gets bail to contest polls 09-04-2014 09:07 PM

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted eight days temporary bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh so that he could file his nomination papers from Jaunpur Lok Sabha constituency. A bench headed by Justice B.S.Chauhan granted bail to Dhananjay Singh from April 14 to April 21 to file his nomination papers...
  • SC grants bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh to file nomination from Jaunpur 09-04-2014 05:58 PM

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted temporary bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, who along with his wife Jagriti Singh is accused of killing their maid, to file nomination from Jaunpur Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh. A bench headed by Justice B S Chauhan granted temporary bail to Singh...
  • Woman who accused BSP MP of rape beaten up by husband, asked to withdraw case 29-03-2014 12:31 PM

    A 42-year-old railway employee, who had accused BSP MP from Jaunpur, Dhananjay Singh, of raping her in November 2013, on Saturday charged her husband with beating and intimidating her to take back her complaint against the lawmaker, police said. According to the victim's complaint, her husband who lives separately, reached...
  • Maid murder: Court grants two months interim bail to BSP MP 22-03-2014 05:28 PM

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, who along with his wife Jagriti Singh have been chargesheeted in connection with murder of their maid, was on Saturday granted interim bail for two months by a Delhi court. Additional Sessions Judge Lokesh Kumar Sharma granted interim bail to Dhananjay, a sitting MP from Uttar...
  • Court formally charges BSP MP Dhananjay Singh with rape 24-02-2014 08:58 PM

    A court in New Delhi onMonday paved the way for trial of BSP's MP Dhananjay Singh for allegedly raping a woman over nearly four years. Additional Sessions Judge Sarita Birbal framed the charges against Dhananjay Singh, the Bahujan Samaj Party's Lok Sabha member from from Uttar Pradesh's Jaunpur, under various...
  • Court frames charges against MP Dhananjay Singh in rape case 24-02-2014 05:10 PM

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh on Monday was put on trial by a Delhi court for allegedly raping a 42-year- old woman for nearly four years. Additional Sessions Judge Sarita Birbal framed charges against Singh under various provisions of the IPC relating to rape, voluntarily causing hurt and criminal intimidation. The...
  • Maid murder case: BSP MP Dhananjay Singh denied bail 22-02-2014 03:35 PM

    A court in Delhi on Saturday dismissed the bail application of Bahujan Samaj Party parliamentarian Dhananjay Singh, accused of causing the death of his maid following alleged torture by him and his wife Jagriti Singh. Dismissing the application, Additional Sessions Judge Lokesh Kumar Sharma said the position of victims in...
  • Delhi court to hear arguments from Feb 18 in rape case against BSP MP 12-02-2014 08:12 PM

    A Delhi court has fixed February 18 for hearing arguments on framing of charges against BSP MP Dhananjay Singh who has been named in a charge sheet for allegedly raping a 42-year-old woman for nearly four years. The matter was transferred to a sessions court after a magisterial court had...
  • Court takes cognisance of chargesheet against BSP MP 04-02-2014 10:44 PM

    A court in New Delhi on Tuesday took cognisance of the charge sheet filed against Bahujan Samaj Party MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife in connection with a case relating to the death of their maid following alleged torture by them. Metropolitan Magistrate Gomati Manocha, while taking cognisance of the...
  • Jaunpur MP's wife used to give 'merciless beatings' to helps: Police 03-02-2014 08:09 PM

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh's wife Jagriti, chargesheeted along with her husband in connection with the murder of their maid, used to give "merciless beatings" to her three domestic helps, Delhi Police has said. In its charge sheet filed before a Delhi court, the police said that Jagriti, a dental surgeon...
  • BSP MP Dhananjay Singh booked for allegedly raping railway employee 31-01-2014 07:43 PM

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh has been chargesheeted by Delhi Police in a court here for allegedly repeatedly raping a 42-year-old railway employee for nearly four years. The complaint was filed against Singh by the woman after the MP from Uttar Pradesh's Jaunpur constituency and his wife Jagriti, a dental surgeon...
  • BSP MP Dhananjay Singh denied bail to attend Parliament session 10-12-2013 04:46 PM

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, arrested along with his wife in connection with the murder of their maid, was denied interim bail on Tuesday for attending the ongoing Winter Session of Parliament by a Delhi court. Additional Sessions Judge Daya Prakash dismissed the plea of Dhananjay, an MP from Jaunpur seat...
  • Maid murder case: BSP MP moves court to attend Parliament session 06-12-2013 03:06 PM

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, arrested along with his wife Jagriti Singh in connection with the murder of their maid, has moved a Delhi court seeking interim bail for attending the ongoing Winter Session of Parliament. Additional Sessions Judge Dharmesh Sharma on Friday fixed the plea for hearing before the court...
  • Maid murder case: BSP MP, wife's judicial custody extended till December 16 05-12-2013 05:50 PM

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife Jagriti Singh's counsel on Thursday told a Delhi court that judicial custody of the couple has been extended till December 16 by a magistrate in Tihar Jail, where they are lodged in connection with the murder of their maid. The defence advocates informed...
  • 28 injuries on body of BSP leader's maid: Post-mortem report 30-11-2013 09:06 AM

    A total of 28 injuries were found on the body of the maid of BSP MP Dhananjay Singh who died due to alleged torture by his wife, the postmortem report says. The report reveals that the deceased, Rakhi, had 28 injuries all over her body, including nine on her head,...
  • BSP MP denied bail in maid's murder case 29-11-2013 02:20 PM

    New Delhi: BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, arrested along with his wife Jagriti Singh in connection with the murder of their maid, was on Friday denied bail by a Delhi court. Additional Sessions Judge Dharmesh Sharma had on Thursday reserved order on Dhananjay's bail application after hearing arguments from the counsel...
  • Maid murder case: Delhi court rejects bail plea of BSP MP Dhananjay Singh 29-11-2013 02:12 PM

    A Delhi court on Friday rejected the bail plea of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) parliamentarian Dhananjay Singh, accused of destroying evidence to shield his wife, who was arrested for torturing her maid. The maid died of injuries. Additional Sessions Judge Dharmesh Sharma rejected the bail application of the BSP leader....
  • Maid murder case: Court to pass order on BSP MP's bail plea today 29-11-2013 08:56 AM

    A court in New Delhireserved its order on a bail plea of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MP Dhananjay Singh, accused of destroying evidence to shield his wife, arrested for torturing her maid leading to her death. Additional Sessions Judge Dharmesh Sharma has reserved the order on the BSP's leader bail...
  • Domestic help murder case: Delhi police opposes BSP MP's bail, court reserves order 28-11-2013 02:08 PM

    The Delhi police on Thursday opposed in a court here the bail plea of BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, arrested along with his wife Jagriti Singh in connection with the murder of their maid, saying he had incited his spouse to carry out the "illegal activities" of beating the servants. The...
  • BSP MP Dhananjay Singh sent to police custody, to undergo potency test 21-11-2013 08:04 PM

    A Delhi court on Thursday sent Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MP Dhananjay Singh, arrested in a rape case, to one day's police custody and ordered that he undergo a potency test. Delhi Police had sought the custody of Singh, brought in court on Thursday on a production warant, for interrogation...
  • BSP MP remanded to one day police custody in rape case 21-11-2013 05:35 PM

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, who is in jail with his wife in connection with the murder of their maid, was on Thursday remanded to one-day police custody by a Delhi court in another case of rape and criminal intimidation lodged against him. Dhananjay, MP from Jaunpur constituency in Uttar Pradesh,...
  • Maid murder case: Court dismisses BSP MP Dhananjay's bail plea 20-11-2013 05:02 PM

    Delhi court on Wednesday denied bail of BSP MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife Jagriti connected with the murder of their maid. According to the court allegations against him were "very serious" and he does not deserve any leniency due his previous conduct. The court also directed the police to...
  • Now, a rape case against BSP MP who was arrested in maid murder case 14-11-2013 09:06 AM

    New Delhi: There is no end to the troubles for BSP MP Dhananjay Singh. A 42-year-old married woman has now alleged that the MP raped her and has filed a case against him. The MP from UP's Jaunpur is already in police custody in the case of the murder of...
  • Domestic help death: BSP MP, his wife sent to Tihar jail till Friday 11-11-2013 04:42 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday remanded Bahujan Samaj Party MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife Dr Jagriti Singh in four days judicial custody in connection with the murder of their domestic help. Dhananjay has also filed for bail and arguments on bail matter is posted for November 15....
  • Domestic help abuse case: BSP MP, wife's custody ends today 11-11-2013 08:33 AM

    New Delhi: Police custody of both the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MP Dhananjay Singh and his wife Jagriti Singh will end on Monday. The two were arrested last week in connection with the assault and murder of their 35-year-old domestic help Rakhi Bhadra. Jagriti has been charged with murder of...
  • Police trace son of BSP MP's deceased maid 10-11-2013 10:23 AM

    New Delhi: The 21-year-old son of Rakhi Bhadra, the maid who was allegedly tortured to death by BSP MP Dhananjay Singh's wife Jagriti, was on Saturday traced by a team of city police after he had gone missing since Thursday. However, the police team in West Bengal to track down...
  • Delhi: The Devil's hole of 175 South Avenue, brutal torture of maids 09-11-2013 08:20 PM

    New Delhi: It was a slow week and the Diwali weekend had just got over. Festivity was still in the air. A few of my friends wanted me to join them for an early morning ride through the pristine Lutyen's Delhi. Being mid week and in a profession that demands...
  • No one to claim the body of BSP MP's maid, her foster son goes missing 09-11-2013 10:15 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police sources have told CNN-IBN that noone has come forward to claim the body of BSP MP Dhananjay Singh's deceased maid Rakhi. Sources also say that Rakhi's foster son has gone missing after he was last seen on Thursday. He though is neither a complainant nor a...
  • Domestic help's murder: 'BSP MP, doctor wife getting VIP treatment in police custody' 08-11-2013 09:21 AM

    BSP parliament member Dhananjay Singh and his doctor wife Jagriti, arrested following the murder of their maid, are getting VIP treatment in police custody, police sources said on Thursday. The sources told IANS that the couple has been lodged in separate rooms at the Chanakyapuri police station and are allowed...