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Sufficient material to charge Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh with sexual harassment, says court | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Friday ordered framing of charges under sexual harassment and outraging modesty of women against BJP MP and former Wrestling Federation of India chief Brij Bhushan Sharan Singh for allegedly harassing five wrestlers.The court of additional chief metropolitan magistrate Priyanka Rajpoot stated that there was sufficient material to frame charges against Bhushan for the offences under IPC Section 354 and 354A.The court, however, discharged Singh in the allegations levelled by victim number six, which date back to 2012.Reacting to the order, Singh said he will consult his lawyers and take a decision on whether to appeal against it before a higher court or challenge it before the ACMM.“I welcome this decision of the judiciary. I had protested against the framing o...