The NCW on Wednesday summoned BJP chief Ranjeet Srivastava for reportedly making offensive remarks in opposition to a 20-year-old Dalit lady who died after allegedly being raped by 4 males in Uttar Pradesh’s Hathras.
The Nationwide Fee for Ladies stated it has despatched a discover to Mr Srivastava, asking him to look earlier than it on October 26 at 11 am to offer an evidence.
The fee tweeted, “@NCWIndia strongly condemns the offensive and defamatory remarks made by political chief #RanjeetSrivastava concerning the #Hathras sufferer. The Fee has despatched him a discover directing him to look earlier than NCW on October twenty sixth at 11 AM to offer an evidence.”
NCW chairperson Rekha Sharma stated Mr Srivastava is “not match” to be known as the chief of any get together.
“He isn’t match to be known as chief of any get together. He’s exhibiting his primitive and sick mindset and I’m going to ship discover to him,” Ms Sharma earlier tweeted.
Based on media reviews, Mr Srivastava made offensive feedback on the sufferer’s character.
The Dalit lady was allegedly raped in a Hathras village by 4 males on September 14.
After her situation deteriorated, she was referred to Delhi’s Safdarjung hospital the place she succumbed to her accidents.
She was cremated in early hours, along with her household alleging the native police compelled them to conduct the final rites within the useless of the evening.
Native law enforcement officials, nonetheless, had stated the cremation was carried out “as per the desires of the household”.
The incident led to protests throughout the nation with folks from totally different sectors demanding justice for the sufferer.
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