Madhya Pradesh: BJP Leader Accused of Sexually Exploiting Minor for Years Finally Arrested
Dr Piyush Saxena even attempted to evade the police before getting caught.
Surgeon and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader from Vidisha Dr Piyush Saxena, accused of sexually exploiting a minor for eight years, was arrested by Madhya Pradesh Police in Bhopal on Tuesday, December 4.
According to reports, on November 17, a 22-year-old woman filed a complaint at the Civil Lines police station, alleging that Saxena had sexually exploited her for almost a decade. In her police complaint, the victim claimed that besides sexually exploiting her, the BJP leader also used her pictures and video clips that he had taken, to blackmail her.
The complainant added that Saxena harassed her on the pretext of taking tuitions since 2010.
Reportedly, upon receiving information about the complaint, Saxena attempted to evade the police. The BJP has removed him from the party.