Mahendra Singh, the lawyer who fought against the BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar for raping a young woman passed away recently and the reason for the death is unknown.
When everyone was afraid of the reputation of the MLA, Mahendra Singh came forward to take up the case. Last year, he was brutally injured in a car accident.
On July 28 last year, Mahendra Singh was driving the car in which the young woman who had accused BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar of raping her was travelling to Rai Bareli with two of her aunts to meet her uncle who was lodged in prison. While her aunts died immediately, Mahendra Singh and the young woman was brutally injured.
Mahendra Singh is survived by his wife and two sons, the elder of whom is 18. He also leaves behind elderly parents and a brother.