•   
  •   

India 2 BJP Ministers, Who Backed Men Accused In Kathua Rape Case, Resign

18:50  13 april  2018
18:50  13 april  2018 Source:   ndtv.com

SC lawyers ask apex court to take suo motu cognisance in Kathua rape case

  SC lawyers ask apex court to take suo motu cognisance in Kathua rape case SC lawyers ask apex court to take suo motu cognisance in Kathua rape caseA group of Supreme Court advocates on Friday morning raised the issue of Kathua rape case before the top court and urged it to take suo motu cognisance of the issue.

Two BJP ministers who defended the men arrested for raping and murdering an eight-year-old girl in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua today handed in their resignations . With public pressure mounting and the party 's image taking a hit, the party asked them to resign , say sources.

Two BJP ministers who defended the men arrested for raping and murdering an eight-year-old girl in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua today handed in their resignations . With public pressure mounting and the party 's image taking a hit, the party asked them to resign , say sources.

People hold placards at a protest against the rape of an eight-year-old girl, in Kathua © Reuters People hold placards at a protest against the rape of an eight-year-old girl, in Kathua

Two BJP ministers who defended the men arrested for raping and murdering an eight-year-old girl in Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua quit from their posts today after Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti put her foot down, telling the BJP leadership that their continuation in the government had become untenable.

Read: PM breaks silence on rape cases

Industries Minister Chandra Prakash Ganga and Forest Minister Lal Singh had addressed a rally in support of the accused by a group called the Hindu Ekta Manch in March.

"No Culprit Will Be Spared": PM Amid Anger Over Kathua And Unnao Rape Cases

  "No Culprit Will Be Spared": PM Amid Anger Over Kathua And Unnao Rape CasesNEW DELHI: Breaking his silence on the Kathua and Unnao rape cases, which have sparked nationwide outrage, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said no culprit will be spared. "Incidents being discussed since past two days cannot be part of a civilised society. As a country, as a society we all are ashamed of it," the prime minister said.

Kathua , Unnao Rape Cases : Justice vs Power? 2 BJP Ministers , Who Backed Men Accused In Kathua Rape Case , Resign - Продолжительность: 2 :21 NDTV 12 608 просмотров.

2 BJP Ministers , Who Backed Men Accused In Kathua Rape Case , Resign - Продолжительность: 2 :21 NDTV 12 687 просмотров. Ravish Kumar Prime Time 11April 2018 ; Kathua Rape Case | Justice for Ashifa - Продолжительность: 21:21 Ravish Kumar Fan Club 671 654 просмотра.

Read: Allahabad HC orders arrest of BJP MLA in Unnao rape case

The group had also taken out a rally with the national flag, trying to communalise the gang-rape and was seen to have received support from state BJP leaders who even passed a resolution calling for punishment to the girl's rapists but stressing that innocents should not be spared.

Also watch on MSN: 'No culprit will be spared'

Manmohan Singh on Kathua, Unnao rape cases: ‘PM Modi should follow own advice to me, speak more often’ .
Manmohan Singh on Kathua, Unnao rape cases: ‘PM Modi should follow own advice to me, speak more often’In an exclusive interview, Singh said he was glad that Modi finally broke his silence last Friday at an event in Delhi commemorating the birth anniversary of B R Ambedkar, when he said the “daughters of India” will get justice and the guilty won’t be spared.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks
This is interesting!