On nineteenth March, the Delhi police approached Rahul Gandhi’s residence to realize extra info
relating to his speech on girls’s sexual harassment in Kashmir.
On 30 January this 12 months, Rahul Gandhi in his speech talked about the sexual violence confronted
by many ladies who approached him throughout his Bharat Jodo Yatra in Kashmir. The survivors informed him that they had been “raped” and assaulted “sexually”.
After his speech in Kashmir, the Police tried to succeed in out to Gandhi to get extra info in offering justice to the survivors.
Delhi police group was headed by the particular commissioner of police, Sagar Preet Hooda.
Hooda informed the reporters exterior Gandhi’s residence that “We’ve come right here to speak to
Rahul Gandhi stated within the assertion that throughout the Yatra, the place he stayed, he met many
girls who informed him that that they had been raped and sexually assaulted.
The police stated, “We’re making an attempt to get extra particulars from him in order that justice could be given to survivors”. They additional added that the police would have already achieved this job on March 15 however it “failed” so later they despatched a discover to Gandhi on March 16 which once more didn’t obtain any response.
What did Rahul Gandhi say in his speech throughout Bharat Jodo Yatra in Kashmir?
In accordance with the police, Rahul Gandhi shared his expertise of a woman coming to him and telling
him that she had been gang-raped in Srinagar and likewise shared the atrocities confronted by her.
When Rahul Gandhi requested her if they need to name the police, the lady replied that she can be
shamed by her group and household.
On 16 March, the Delhi police despatched a discover to Rahul Gandhi’s residents searching for to realize extra
info relating to the survivors who’re nonetheless being “sexually assaulted” in Srinagar.
Congress retaliated by saying that it might reply to the discover solely underneath the regulation.
The Congress tweeted that the federal government which was as soon as rattled by Rahul Gandhi’s
questions on the connection between PM Modi and Adani is now out of the blue hiding behind its
police. It additional tweeted “ After 45 days of Bharat Jodo Yatra, the police is now making an attempt to realize the
info of the sexually assaulted girls through discover who met Gandhi and shared their
expertise of sexual violence and rape.
In one other tweet, Congress stated “We are going to reply to the discover solely in accordance with the regulation.
This discover led by the police is one other proof that reveals the panic the federal government is now going through and their vigorous collection of acts to weaken democracy, girls empowerment, freedom of
expression and function of oppression.”
In accordance with the sources, two officers had entered Gandhi’s residence and barricaded the
environment together with detaining any Congress members to enter the home.
Regardless of the police constantly asking Rahul Gandhi to share extra info, he refused to
furnish any info and requested for extra time to finish the main points.
The Congress condemned this motion of Delhi police and tweeted “ Bharat Jodo yatra and Rahul
Gandhi have given a protected platform for girls to talk up concerning the violence and assaults they
are going through. However this motion of Delhi police simply reveals how nervous is PM Modi concerning the
questions put ahead to know the connection between PM Modi and Adani. We might
proceed to take solutions”.