Protests erupt across country after Kathua, Unnao gangrapes

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She said the unfortunate incident changed the discourse and brought the people of the state and the rest of the country together. Justice will be done and it will be complete justice. "As a society and as a country we should feel ashamed", he added.

The Jammu Bar Association had opposed the case being taken up by Rajawat in February, a month after the eight-year-old was murdered before being raped for eight days.

"Her rape and murder are part of a larger narrative of communal violence with women's bodies being used as a battle field", said Saba.

"Today we mourn the rape and murder of a little girl in Kathua".

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The protesters said two BJP ministers - Chaudhary Lal Singh and Chandra Prakash Ganga should not only be "sacked" from the cabinet but from running for any political post for their whole lives.

BJP state chief Sat Sharma received the resignations of both the ministers on Sunday morning, who forwarded them to Mufti, who later, accepted the resignations and passed them on to the state governor for further action.

They were later backed openly by members of the legal community and politicians belonging to a particular party once again in the name of a particular religion and even the national flag.

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti in February this year has directed police and district administrations not to provide "police protection" for anti-encroachment drives that are being carried out by government departments against tribal population without prior approval of the tribal affairs department resulting in setback to encroachment drives of government.

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She, however, said they were "misled and misguided" by people and accused the Congress of communalising the rape incidents.

"People can see what kind of politics you (Gandhi) are doing. So, the lesson to them is not to believe one side or the other and let the law take its course". Till a few days ago ruling party i.e. BJP, not many female MPs or even any political leaders were saying anything, but now they are speaking out under enormous pressure and finally we heard from PM Narendra Modi condemning the act and UP CM Adityanath has now transferred the probe to CBI after huge scrutiny and pressure (as of now Kuldeep Singh Sengar has been arrested).

Reacting to Congress leader Dinesh Gundu Rao's comment that Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath should be beaten with slippers, Javadekar said the BJP condemned such remarks and claimed that the Opposition party was making provocative statements and trying to incite violence as it was afraid of losing the 12 May Karnakata Assembly polls. Her family lodged a police complaint on Saturday.

The CBI filed three FIRs late on Thursday over the rape and the victim's father's death in police custody.

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She has also alleged that while the MLA was raping her daughter, Shashi Singh stood outside the room as a guard.

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