Rape case filed against Union Railway Min Gohain
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Rape case filed against Union Railway Min Gohain

Guwahati, Aug 10: A rape case has been registered against senior BJP leader from Assam and Union Railway Minister of State Rajen Gohain.

Nagaon police on August 2 registered a case against Rajen Gohain after a woman accused him of raping her. A 26-year-old woman, a resident of Deurigaon in Nagaon district, had written to the police on August 2 seeking registration of rape case against 68-year-old Gohain.

Gohain, a senior member of BJP, has been representing Nagaon Lok Sabha constituency since 1999.

Gohain has been a BJP member since 1991, and served four terms as a Member of Parliament. On July 5, 2016, he was inducted to the Union Cabinet as a Minister of State of the Railway Ministry. (UNI)