DHANANJAY SINGH

  • SP MLA forces official to sign a document against his wish June 7, 2014

    In a bizarre incident, an MLA ofthe ruling Samajwadi Party in Uttar Pradesh allegedly barged into the office of a government official in Allahabad and forced him to sign a document against his wishes. Ajay Bharti, MLA from Bara constituency, allegedly forced Project Director Vijay Kumar Srivastava on Thursday to sign...
  • After denying ticket, BSP shows door to rape accused Jaunpur MP Dhananjay Singh April 22, 2014

    Bahujan Samaj Party on Monday expelled its sitting MP from Jaunpur, Dhananjay Singh, who is facing several criminal cases including murder and rape, for anti-party activities. Singh, who was elected as MP on BSP ticket in 2009 Lok Sabha elections, had announced to contest as an Independent candidate after being denied...
  • After denying ticket, BSP expels its MP Dhananjay Singh April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Monday expelled its sitting MP from Jaunpur, Dhananjay Singh, who is facing several criminal cases including murder and rape, for anti-party activities. Singh, who was elected as MP on BSP ticket in 2009 Lok Sabha elections, had announced to contest as an Independent candidate...
  • Maid murder case: Court grants interim bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh April 15, 2014

    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 has directed...
  • BSP MP Dhananjay Singh gets bail to contest polls April 9, 2014

    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 and...
  • SC grants bail to BSP MP Dhananjay Singh to file nomination from Jaunpur April 9, 2014

    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 from...
  • Woman who accused BSP MP of rape beaten up by husband, asked to withdraw case March 29, 2014

    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 her...
  • Maid murder: Court grants two months interim bail to BSP MP March 22, 2014

    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 Pradesh's...
  • Court formally charges BSP MP Dhananjay Singh with rape February 24, 2014

    A court in New Delhi on Monday 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 provisions...
  • Court frames charges against MP Dhananjay Singh in rape case February 24, 2014

    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 court...
  • Maid murder case: BSP MP Dhananjay Singh denied bail February 22, 2014

    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 the...
  • Delhi court to hear arguments from Feb 18 in rape case against BSP MP February 12, 2014

    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 42yearold woman for nearly four years. The matter was transferred to a sessions court after a magisterial court had taken...
  • Court takes cognisance of chargesheet against BSP MP February 4, 2014

    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 charge...
  • Jaunpur MP's wife used to give 'merciless beatings' to helps: Police February 3, 2014

    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 at...
  • BSP MP Dhananjay Singh booked for allegedly raping railway employee January 31, 2014

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh has been chargesheeted by Delhi Police in a court here for allegedly repeatedly raping a 42yearold 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 at...
  • BSP MP Dhananjay Singh denied bail to attend Parliament session December 10, 2013

    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 of...
  • Maid murder case: BSP MP moves court to attend Parliament session December 6, 2013

    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 of...
  • Maid murder case: BSP MP, wife's judicial custody extended till December 16 December 5, 2013

    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 Metropolitan...
  • 28 injuries on body of BSP leader's maid: Postmortem report November 30, 2013

    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, besides...
  • BSP MP denied bail in maid's murder case November 29, 2013

    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 for...
  • Maid murder case: Delhi court rejects bail plea of BSP MP Dhananjay Singh November 29, 2013

    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. Delhi Police...
  • Maid murder case: Court to pass order on BSP MP's bail plea today November 29, 2013

    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 plea...
  • Domestic help murder case: Delhi police opposes BSP MP's bail, court reserves order November 28, 2013

    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 police...
  • BSP MP Dhananjay Singh sent to police custody, to undergo potency test November 21, 2013

    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 and...
  • BSP MP remanded to one day police custody in rape case November 21, 2013

    BSP MP Dhananjay Singh, who is in jail with his wife in connection with the murder of their maid, was on Thursday remanded to oneday 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, was...
  • Maid murder case: Court dismisses BSP MP Dhananjay's bail plea November 20, 2013

    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 provide protection...
  • Now, a rape case against BSP MP who was arrested in maid murder case November 14, 2013

    New Delhi: There is no end to the troubles for BSP MP Dhananjay Singh. A 42yearold 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 his...
  • Domestic help death: BSP MP, his wife sent to Tihar jail till Friday November 11, 2013

    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. The two...
  • Domestic help abuse case: BSP MP, wife's custody ends today November 11, 2013

    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 35yearold domestic help Rakhi Bhadra. Jagriti has been charged with murder of...
  • Police trace son of BSP MP's deceased maid November 10, 2013

    New Delhi: The 21yearold 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...