An 18-year-old girl was allegedly abducted and gang-raped in a moving SUV in Auraiyya district of Uttar Pradesh while a 14-year-old girl was raped by a youth in Bijnore district.
A fixed deposit of Rs 10 lakh has been handed over to an impoverished gang rape survivor here by private organisations and businessmen in order to ensure her rehabilitation facilitated by the Noida police, officials said on Sunday.
The team, comprising seven NHRC officials, began the visit from Mahabubnagar town, where they examined the bodies of the slain accused preserved in the government-run hospital.
The NHRC took cognisance of the encounter killings of the four accused in the case and ordered a probe on Friday.
A two-member team is likely to first visit Chatanpally near Shadnagar town, about 50 km from Hyderabad, where the police gunned down the accused in the alleged exchange of fire.
On the same day when Hyderabad Police gunned down four people accused of raping and murdering veterinary doctor, Nirbhaya's parents have sent a letter to President Ram Nath Kovind urging him to reject mercy petition filed by on of the convicts.
The Union Home Ministry on Friday rejected the mercy plea of horrific 2012 Delhi gangrape convict. The Union Home Ministry sent to President Ram Nath Kovind the recommendation of the Delhi government rejecting the mercy plea of one of the convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape case.
The rape survivor from Unnao has been referred to a hospital in Lucknow in a critical condition. According to reports, the 23-year-old woman had filed a rape complaint in March this year.
The girl, 15, was allegedly assaulted on Monday at an isolated place in Halia. The police said one of the arrested persons, Jai Prakash Maurya, is the son of retired jailor, Brijlal Maurya.
Even before the nationwide public outrage over the gang rape and murder of a woman veterinarian in Hyderabad could subside, a similar horrific crime has come to light from Andhra Pradesh's East Godavari district.
Hyderabad cyber police has arrested a 23-year-old for posting obscene comments on Facebook regarding the victim of the brutal gangrape-murder that took place in the city last week. As per reports, the 23-year-old posted derogatory comments about the victim from his facebook account which was noted by the Cyber branch of the Hyderabad police.
Outrage over gangrape and murder of Lady Doctor in Hyderabad continues in the country. People are demanding to punish the perpetrators at the earliest.
The parents of two of the accused have said that they want their sons to be punished and burnt in the same way they did to the girl, if they found guilty.
"Nirbhaya's rapists are still in jail and have not been hanged. Those in jail are living their life, getting food and sleep but what about the families of the victims, whose lives are ruined forever," she said.
Four men, all lorry workers, aged between 20 and 24, were arrested on November 29 on charges of raping and killing the woman and had been sent to judicial custody for 14 days on Saturday.
In his first public statement since the incident, Rao described the rape and murder of the 26-year old woman by four men as 'ghastly' and expressed his deep anguish. He directed the officials to initiate the process for setting up a fast track court and ensure that the culprits get tough punishment, a statement from his office said here.
The night of November 27 saw one of the most brutal and barbaric incidents of gangrape and murder go down in Hyderabad when a 26-year-old veterinarian fell victim to the savage act where four men not just raped her but also murdered her by putting her body to fire. Latest police reports have revealed chilling details as to how the events panned out on the ill-fated night.
A district bar association in Telangana on Sunday decided not to represent the four accused in the rape and murder of the woman veterinary doctor here. Mattapally Srinivas, president of the Ranga Reddy Bar Association, said they had taken the decision as "a moral and social responsibility against the heinous crime committed by the accused."
As the Hyderabad gangrape victim's society members close the gates for outsiders demanding justice, Telangana CM K. Chandrashekar Rao has not uttered a word on the matter. KCR attended a high profile wedding of a TRS MLA on Sunday morning