unnao case protest

Kathua and Unnao cases have shaken the entire country and is raising the question that is humanity already dead. Just like the Nirbhaya Rape case, these two cases have raised several significant questions on the functioning of our society. #JusticeforAsifa is trending on Twitter and people have gathered at India Gate to demand justice.

“Like millions of Indians my heart hurts tonight. India simply cannot continue to treat its women the way it does,” said Rahul Gandhi. He also invited people to protest against the brutaility and violence. He tweeted, “Join me in a silent, peaceful, candlelight vigil at India Gate at midnight tonight to protest this violence and demand justice.”

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra & Robert Vadra arrived for the candlelight march at India Gate.

Congress President Rahul Gandhi reached India Gate to be a part of candlelight protest.

During the protest, Rahul Gandhi said,”We want the govt to act against violence & crimes against women. This is a national issue, not a political issue. You can see people across parties have joined. Women should at least feel safe.”

Congress Politicia Ghulam Nabi Azad targets Prime Minister Narendra Modi and says, The govt is sleeping & so at this time Congress will have to wake them up. PM had given a slogan ‘Beti Padhao, Beti Bachao’ & it’s in his regime that our girls are being raped. He isn’t taking action against his ministers who are trying to save the rape accused

In a previous tweet, Rahul Gandhi wrote, “How can anyone protect the culprits of such evil? What happened to Asifa at is a crime against humanity. It cannot go unpunished. What have we become if we allow politics to interfere with such unimaginable brutality perpetrated on an innocent child?”