Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot Sunday attacked the BJP for a hurried late nigh cremation of the 19-year-old Hathras girl, who had died after allegedly being gang-raped and brutalised, terming it “heartbreaking”.
“The cremation of the lady was performed at 2 am at Hathras. That is heartbreaking and can be there endlessly within the reminiscence of the complete nation,” Mr Gehlot mentioned.
He mentioned the cremation was finished beneath the supervision of the police and the sufferer’s mom saved crying only for catching a final glimpse of her daughter.
“When all this occurred beneath the rule of BJP, which Hindu tradition does the BJP speak about?” he requested.
“Even through the coronavirus interval, 20 persons are allowed to attend a cremation and the physique is first handed over to the member of the family. When a soldier is martyred on the border, the physique is introduced in a airplane or helicopter and handed over to relations. Giving such respect is part of our tradition and the non secular perception of the nation,” he tweeted.
However, BJP state president Satish Poonia focused the state authorities over the “rising” crime graph and mentioned that Rajasthan has develop into a criminal offense capital of the nation.
Mr Poonia mentioned the celebration on Sunday ran a marketing campaign on social media to spotlight the deteriorating regulation and order scenario within the state.
BJP spokesperson and MLA Ramlal Sharma mentioned that in view of the growing instances of rape, atrocities in opposition to girls and Dalit within the state, the BJP will maintain dharna and demonstrations in any respect district headquarters on Monday.
“We have to wake this authorities up and be certain that such incidents are curbed and strict motion is taken in opposition to the accused concerned,” he mentioned.