Chinmayanand, Arrested After Rape Allegation, Not With BJP, Claims Party

Former Union Minister Chinmayanand, arrested last week after being accused of rape and blackmail by a young law student, is no longer a member of the BJP, the party's spokesperson in Uttar Pradesh claimed today, a month after the allegations surfaced. Chinmayanand, 72, is a three-time BJP MP and was a minister of state for home in the Atal Bihari Vajpayee-led BJ more