New Delhi, October 2
Congress common secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Friday mentioned each lady on this nation wants to boost her voice and query the federal government to hunt justice for the daughter of Hathras.
Addressing a prayer assembly in reminiscence of the Dalit rape sufferer, she mentioned her celebration will proceed to exert strain on the federal government until justice is delivered within the case.
The prayer assembly was organised by Valmiki neighborhood on the Prachin Bhagwan Valmiki Mandir at Panchkuian street in central Delhi.
“I request everybody to boost their voice and each lady must query the federal government to hunt justice for the daughter of Hathras,” she advised the gathering.
“Each lady of this nation ought to increase her voice in opposition to what has occurred to the girl in Hathras,” she additionally mentioned.
The 19-year-old lady was allegedly raped at a village in Hathras by 4 males on September 14. After her situation deteriorated, she was referred to the Delhi’s Safdarjung hospital the place she breathed her final on Tuesday.
She was cremated within the early hours of Wednesday, together with her household alleging the native police compelled them to conduct the final rites within the lifeless of the night time.
Gandhi who has been on the forefront of the assault on the Uttar Pradesh authorities over the incident mentioned cremation isn’t carried out after sundown.
“It was improper to take action with out the consent of the household. We have to put strain on the federal government to make sure justice for the younger Dalit lady,” she mentioned.
“Our nation doesn’t have a practice the place the daddy, brother and the household of the sufferer should not allowed to gentle the pyre,” Priyanka Gandhi mentioned.
She additionally paid obeisance on the temple of Lord Valmiki. The temple hosted Mahatma Gandhi for 214 days between April 1946 and June 1947.
“No matter has occurred with the girl, her household confronted it alone as they didn’t get any help from the federal government. Her household felt like they had been alone. I got here right here to specific solidarity with you and her household so that you just all don’t really feel you might be alone,” Priyanka Gandhi mentioned.
She urged the gathering to boost their voice in opposition to the incident.
“What has occurred with you all we’ll combat in opposition to it. I urge you all to boost your voice and we’ll put political strain on the federal government,” the Congress chief mentioned.
Each lady of the nation ought to exert ethical strain on the federal government to get justice for his or her sister, she added. PTI