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People take to streets against Unnao, Kathua, Surat rape incidents

People take to streets against Unnao, Kathua, Surat rape incidents

As many as 19 Indian students and alumni groups in various British universities have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the Kathua and Unnao rape cases, seeking tough measures against the culprits before he addresses his "Bharat Ki Baat, Sabke Saath" event in London on April 18.

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday forwarded resignations of two BJP ministers to Governor NN Vohra for acceptance, said informed sources.

On Sunday, the horrific gang-rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl child in Jammu is being equated with the gruesome sexual assault and killing in a Delhi bus a few years ago along with other ghastly crimes committed across the country against women including minors. Her crime was that she belonged to the Bakarwal Muslim community that the Hindutva forces want out of the area. Sorry to say.We believe that you can't do anything against the criminals.

The Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, who also holds the Home portfolio, on Saturday terminated the services of four policemen accused in the rape and murder of a minor in Kathua district. The victim's family also alleged that the accused MLA's brother, Atul Singh Sengar, along with his companions also raped the girl.

Both the ministers had maintained yesterday that they had been sent by the party to Kathua to understand the ground situation.

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He said over 100 districts in the country including Chattisgarh's Bijapur were backward even 70 years after the Independence. Under the scheme, Van Vikas Kendras will be set up to ensure better marketing and value addition to forest produce.

Kathua rape case of the eight year old Asifa disclosed some horrifying and shameful details that has left the country shocked. The opposition Congress party has been attacking the ruling BJPover the incidents, demanding action.

He also said that the CBI has a very bad track record in J&K and said the investigating agency looks like a "caged parrot".

The girl was kidnapped on January 10 and her body was found on January 17. Police investigations revealed she was held captive inside a temple, sedated and repeatedly raped before her murder.

Mr Mir defended himself and said, "This is an old video". The trial is expected to go smoothly after the Jammu Bar Association as well as the Kathua Bar received a rap on the kuckles by the Supreme Court on April 13 as the apex court took a strong note of some lawyers obstructing the judicial process in the case.