Missing UP law student found
August 31, 2019
The missing 23 year old law student from Uttar Pradesh's Shahjahanpur has been found in Rajasthan on Friday.
The girl had gone missing for 6 days after she accused BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand of harassment in a video that had gone viral a few days ago.
The girl was being searched for across various cities by the police using digital surveillance and Before she was finally found in Rajasthan. Uttar Pradesh police tweeted, "In the Shahjahanpur episode the girl has been located by Shahjahanpur police in Rajasthan along with her friend. Necessary legal action is being taken."
A case was filed against Chinmayanand for alleged abduction of the student based on a missing complaint registered by her parents.
After the girl was found, Supreme Court directed the Uttar Pradesh authorities to produce her before the court first.
"Find out her exact location now. How much time will she take to be present in court," asked the court.
The court will reassemble in open court and interact with the girl about her allegations against the BJP politician and college management.
In her video posted on Facebook, the student had accused the powerful management of her law college of harassment and exploitation of students. The girl is reported to be a student of the Swami Sukhdevanand Post Graduate College in Shahjahanpur.
She had said, "big leader of the Sant Samaj" had "destroyed the lives of many other girls and also has threatened to kill me". She had requested Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Prime Minister Narendra Modi to help her in the video.