The rape and murder of the veterinary doctor in Hyderabad has brought shame to the nation, Union Minister of Defence Rajnath Singh said in Parliament on Monday, as member after member expressed horror at the crime.
Hundreds of people on Saturday laid siege to a police station where four men are being held over the latest gruesome rape-murder to shock India.
The minor girl's killer is her first cousin who confessed to his crimes during initial interrogation, Hangu District Police Officer said. He said blood samples found on the victim's body had matched those collected from the 18-year-old suspect.
"The four convicts were hanged together at 5.30 a.m.,” said Sandeep Goel, head of the Tihar Jail in New Delhi.
India’s execution of four men for the gang-rape and murder of a woman on a Delhi bus in 2012 does send a strong message, but the fact that it took seven long years to deliver justice has exposed the loopholes in the judicial system and that needs to be addressed.
The shooting down of four men who were suspected of raping and killing a 27-year-old veterinarian near Hyderabad city by the Indian police has been applauded
From quiet beginnings just a few weeks ago, "The Rapist is You!" -- the creation of four performance artists from a Chilean feminist group -- has turned into a mighty global roar against sexual violence.
While I am deeply saddened by the gruesome rape and murder of the young vet, the ‘fake’ hue and cry by politicians, every time an incident of such nature occurs, infuriates
The accused were killed when they allegedly tried to escape from the crime scene where the police had brought them to re-enact the incident.