#AceNewsReport – Oct.02: Protests rumble in India over alleged gang-rape of young woman: In Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, the capital of the state where the crime took place, police baton-charged more than 100 activists from the Samajwadi Party, who held placards demanding justice for the dead woman: Later in the day, the Bhim Army, a party championing Dalit rights, plans a protest at the historic Jantar Mantar monument in central Delhi:
Alleged ‘ gang-rape ‘ of a young woman in ‘ Uttar Pradesh ‘ who died of her injuries this week after family were angered at police cremating her body before full investigation after 4-Hindu men were arrested
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The family of the dead woman has accused four high caste Hindu men, who have been arrested but not charged by police: Caste still plays an influential role in the politics of Uttar Pradesh, where the current state government is led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party: While the family say the woman died as the result of a brutal sexual assault, senior state police officer Prashant Kumar told ANI News on Thursday the woman died due to a neck injury. “No sperm was found in samples,” said Kumar…………..Bhuri Singh, the uncle of the victim, said her “dying declaration said she was raped”.
The 19-year-old victim, who was allegedly attacked on Sept. 14 in a field near her home in Hathras district in Uttar Pradesh, died on Tuesday: The incident has sparked nationwide anger and protests:
Public criticism mounted and protests flared in recent days after the family of the latest victim said her body was cremated by police without their consent, an allegation officials deny: On Friday, members of a regional opposition party, the Trinamool Congress, were stopped close to the victim’s house while some leaders were roughed up by police officers, video footage from ANI showed.
And in the eastern city of Kolkata, activists from the main opposition Congress Party also protested: On Thursday, police barred Priyanka and Rahul Gandhi, siblings and leaders of Congress, from visiting the dead woman’s family in their village:
#AceNewsDesk report ……………..Published: Oct.02: 2020:
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