Pointing to the discrimination based mostly on faith and caste folks face within the nation, Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Sunday took a swipe on the Yogi Adityanath authorities, Uttar Pradesh police and residents for the whom the Hathras gang-rape sufferer, a 19-year-old Dalit lady, was “nobody.”
“The shameful reality is many Indians don’t take into account Dalits, Muslims and Tribals to be human. The CM & his police say nobody was raped as a result of for them, and plenty of different Indians, she was NO ONE,” Gandhi wrote on Twitter this morning and shared a information report about why the police had been denying the rape when the girl repeatedly reported the assault.
The lady from Hathras’ Bulgarhi village was allegedly raped by 4 “higher caste” males earlier in September. She died at a hospital in Delhi later and on the next day she was cremated by the UP police at 2:30am whilst her household protested.
The state police have denied that the girl was raped saying her postmortem report didn’t affirm rape and that it states that she died on account of a neck harm. Hathras district Justice of the Peace (DM) Praveen Kumar additionally made comparable claims.
“Postmortem report says the sufferer died on account of her neck harm. FSL report hasn’t discovered sperm in samples, making it clear that some ppl twisted the matter to stir caste-based stress. Such folks might be recognized & authorized motion might be taken,” ADG Prashant Kumar was quoted as saying by information company ANI.
The report has been ready by the Aligarh Muslim College Medical Faculty, the place the girl was being handled earlier than she was shifted to Delhi’s Safdarjung hospital.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has now taken over the gang-rape case, which was being probed by Particular Investigation Workforce (SIT) constituted by the UP authorities.
Gandhi had earlier slammed the UP administration over the case and whereas visiting the sufferer’s household he assured them of help in searching for justice for his or her daughter. Earlier this week, Gandhi additionally hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for “not saying a phrase” concerning the assault.
“It’s attention-grabbing that the girl was raped and murdered and the complete UP administration focused her household however the Prime Minister hasn’t mentioned a phrase on the problem,” he had mentioned whereas talking with reporters in Punjab.