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Unlike in UP, govts in Punjab…: Rahul Gandhi ’s counter-attack BJP on their questions of “selective outrage”

Bihar elections

As Bihar elections are near, every party is targeting other political party in every way possible, to make it into highlight and gain a perfect image from Bihar voters. In another set of events, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, counter-attacking, slammed BJP and reminded the party of the horrific gangrape incident of a women in BJP’s led Uttar Pradesh.

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Rahul Gandhi reminded BJP of horrific incident of gang rape in Hathras, Uttar Pradesh

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He reminded BJP of the cruel incident which happened in Hathras in Uttar Pradesh while talking to Twitter and accused Uttar Pradesh Government of neglecting its duties and blocking justice to the victim by denying any incident of rape. Rahul Gandhi wrote on twitter “Unlike in UP, the governments of Punjab and Rajasthan are NOT denying that the girl was raped, threatening her family and blocking the course of justice,”. He also added if it would happen in any Congress Governed state, he would definitely go there and fight for justice.

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Rahul alleged BJP of blocking justice by denying any incident of rape

In his tweets, he referred to the alleged gang rape of a 19-year old dalit girl by 4 men of her own village on September 14 in Hathras, Uttar Pradesh and the victim lost her fifth for life in Safdarjung Hospital in Delhi on September 29 while suffering from injuries from the incident. According to the reports, as the body of the victim reached her village, Uttar Pradesh Police and administration officials allegedly cremated the body of victim in middle of night without taking consent from her family nor informing them about the cremation.

Earlier in the day, BJP questioned the silence of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on the rape and killing of 6 year old girl in Punjab’s Hoshiarpur, and hence calling them out for their “selective outrage”.

 

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