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In a major setback to BJP’s Yogi govt CBI booked Hathras criminals under Gang rape & murder sections

The CBI took over the investigation from UP police into alleged gangrape and murder of a 19 years old  woman in a village in Hathras district of Uttar Pradesh on September 14 after registered  an FIR early Sunday under IPC sections related to gang rape and murder among others, and Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Read More…

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Crimes against women Home ministry issues advisory on mandatory action

“However, even with stringent provisions in law and several capacity building measures undertaken, any failure of police to adhere to these mandatory requirements may not augur well for the delivery of criminal justice in the country, especially in the context of women safety,” The home ministry advisory said.   “Such lapses, if noticed, need to Read More…

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Hathras Rape victim brother allege criminals peddle lies and fuel rumours

The accused in the alleged gang rape and murder of a 20-year-old Hathras woman have been lying and spreading rumours to save themselves, the victim’s brother has said, after the main accused – in a letter to the Uttar Pradesh police on Wednesday – alleged the woman’s family had killed her as it was opposed Read More…

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Mahapanchayat association files habeas corpus writ petition for Hathras Rape victim family release

  In the petition, one Surender Kumar, claiming himself to be the national general secretary of the Akhil Bhartiya Valmiki Mahapanchayat, has stated that he was approached by the petitioners over telephone and on behalf of them he has filed the petition.   The habeas corpus writ petition is filed before the high court when Read More…

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Is Uttar Pradesh or Rape Pradesh : 6 years old girl raped died in pain after 10 days

A six-year-old girl raped in Iglas in Aligarh about 10 days back by her cousin, died in a Delhi hospital on Tuesday. The girl belonged to Hathras but living with her maternal aunt after her mother died last year. She was taken to Delhi for treatment after her condition deteriorated. SSP Aligarh G. Muniraj has Read More…

North India Protest

Hathras family asks “Why our daughter’s body was burnt using petrol without our permission” says Priyanka Gandhi

The party’s general secretary said the family wants a judicial probe into the matter to be conducted through the Supreme Court and that they have also sought the suspension of Hathras’ district magistrate.   Priyanka Gandhi  firmly said that the 19-year-old Dalit woman’s family wants to know why their daughter’s body was burnt with petrol Read More…

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“Supreme Court take cognisance ” Slogans raised as thousands gather for Hathras girl in Delhi

“The UP government has no right to stay in power. Our demand is that justice should be served,” Yechury said.   Thousands of protesters took to the streets on Friday evening demanding justice for the gang-rape victim of Hathras an incident that has shaken the conscience of the nation.   On Thursday night, Delhi Police Read More…

High Court North India Women

Hathras Gruesome Gangrape Murder hurry cremation of 19 year old Girl pushed HC take Suo motu Cognisance

Taking suo motu cognisance of the Hathras incident, a Lucknow bench of Allahabad high court on Thursday issued notices to the additional chief secretary (Home), director general of police, ADGP (Law and Order), Hathras DM and district police superintendent to appear before it on October 12 to explain their version with requisite materials.   The Read More…

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Two minors raped and killed within 10 days span in Uttarpradesh

Within  10 days after a brutal rape-murder case rocked Uttar Pradesh’s Lakhimpur Kheri district, a similar case of rape and murder was reported from the district on Tuesday. Earlier, a 13-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped and murdered on August 14 in the district’s Isanagar area. Her body was recovered from a sugarcane field   Two Read More…