The court has framed charges under Sections 120 b (criminal conspiracy), 363 (kidnapping), 366 (kidnapping or inducing a woman to compel for marriage), 376 (rape) and other relevant sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.
The rape survivor, who suffered critical injuries in a car-truck collision last week, was airlifted to New Delhi from Lucknow on Monday evening for further treatment
In the accident, last Sunday, the Unnao rape survivor and her lawyer were seriously injured and two of her aunts were killed.
The CBI is carrying out searches at multiple locations in connection with the Unnao rape victim's accident case, officials said Sunday.
Truck driver Devender Kishore Pal had said he had missed a few instalments of the loan and had, therefore, blackened the number plate. However, the revelations of the financer stand give a twist to the case.
Kuldeep Singh Sengar had licences to possess a single barrel gun, a rifle and a revolver.
Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, appearing for the CBI sought the indulgence of the bench that the transfer of cases related to the Unnao rape case be kept in abeyance till the conclusion of the probe into the accident.
Political observers say that Unnao rape and car crash incidents have put the BJP in a tight spot.
The family of the rape survivor has informed the court that she is completely unconscious and not in a condition of being airlifted
The suspended police personnel are Sudesh Kumar, and women constables Sunita Devi and Ruby Patel, said Superintendent of Police, Unnao, M P Verma.
Sengar has also been named in the FIR filed by the CBI in a case related to the car crash of the Unnao rape survivor in Rae Bareli that led to the death of two women.
Leader of the Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury raised the issue, saying Home Minister Amit Shah has not responded to the issue despite the opposition raking up the matter repeatedly.
The court also asked the Uttar Pradesh authorities to file a status report by Thursday on the accident of the Unnao rape case victim.
The CBI has also alerted its officials who may visit the accident site in Rae Bareli and take details from officials of the Gurubakshganj police station.
On Sunday, the rape survivor, her family and lawyer were travelling was hit by an overspeeding truck in Rae Bareli, killing two members and leaving her and the advocate critically injured.
The complaint was filed by the girl's uncle in Rae Bareli where the truck rammed the car rape survivor's family was travelling in. The accident occurred when the family was returning after meeting
National Commission for Women chairperson Rekha Sharma said a team of the Commission will visit the victim and her family members in Unnao on Tuesday.
The police said the case was registered at the Makhi police station on court's December 17 order against the family members for various alleged offences of cheating and forgery.
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