Rautahat, June 1:

Constituent Assembly member Babban Singh today presented himself at the Rautahat district court to face the charge of murder of a girl.

A bench of judge Bhoj Raj Adhikari released him on bail.

The district police office had moved the court against Singh, accusing him of killing 13-year-old Shiv Dulari Chamaein of Bramhapuri VDC–8 after raping her on June 14, 2006.

Singh came to the court with hundreds of supporters at 3.00 pm in the afternoon.

Talking to media on the court premises, CA member Singh said he presented himself before the court to respect the rule of law and claimed that the accusation against him was only a police conspiracy.