Tripura Lawmaker Says He Married Woman Who Alleged Rape Against Him
Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 8:07 AM
Tripura assembly lawmaker Dhananjoy Tripura, of the ruling IPFT, has married a woman who had accused him of raping and deceiving her. "Yes, I have married the woman at Chaturdas Devata temple in Agartala," Dhananjoy Tripura told reporters in Tripura capital Agartala Monday. The Indigenous People's Front of Triupura lawmaker's counsel Amit Debbarma said lawmaker married the woman at Chaturdas Devta Temple on Sunday.
Tripura Lawmaker Charged For Allegedly Raping, Cheating Woman
Tuesday, May 21, 2019, 7:38 AM
An Indigenous People's Front of Tripura lawmaker has been charged for allegedly raping and deceiving a woman with promise of marriage in West Tripura district, a police officer said. The IPFT is an ally of the BJP. The legislator, however, maintained that he was "wrongfully framed" in the case and opposition parties were trying to "malign his image".