Legendary Indian boxer M C Mary Kom, who can be a sitting Rajya Sabha MP, stated the alarming improve within the variety of rapes within the nation has left her feeling “hurt and helpless” whereas star shuttler Saina Nehwal condemned the “ghastly crimes”. After the 2012 Nirbhaya case, the Kathua and Unnao rape circumstances have shook the nation, triggering widespread outrage.
An eight-year-old lady was raped and murdered in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district whereas BJP MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar has been arrested on allegations of raping a minor in Unnao district in Uttar Pradesh.
The Unnao sufferer’s father died in police custody whilst Sengar has claimed to be harmless.
“Whatever the government is doing, it will take a correct step. They know better than me. It hurts me, makes me very emotional being a woman (that 8 year-olds are raped). As an Indian I feel sad. I feel helpless,” Mary Kom informed a TV channel after returning to nation from Gold Coast, the place she received a historic gold medal on the Commonwealth Video games.
The Unnao case got here to gentle when the sufferer tried to immolate herself outdoors Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath’s residence.
In the meantime, badminton star Saina Nehwal, who received ladies’s singles gold on the CWG, additionally posted a anger-laden tweet.
“I am deeply grieved to feel the atrocities on the girls and women in India by assaulting and brutally ending the priceless lives by few mindless creatures in our beautiful country. I condemn the ghastly crimes, which should b stopped at once,” Saina wrote on her twitter web page.
Just a few days in the past, India’s different sportspersons corresponding to cricketer Gautam Gambhir, tennis star Sania Mirza and badminton participant Jwala Gutta had expressed anguish on the disturbing development.
Indian consciousness was raped in Unnao and then in Kathua. It is now being murdered in corridors of our stinking techniques. Come on Mr System’, present us when you have the balls to punish the perpetrators, I problem you. #KathuaMurderCase #UnnaoRapeCase, Gambhir had written on his Twitter deal with.
Sania, retweeting a New York Instances story on the Kathua case, wrote on her Twitter deal with: Is that this actually the form of nation we we need to be referred to as to the world at present ?? If we will not arise now for this eight 12 months previous lady no matter our gender,caste,color or faith then we do not stand for something on this world.. not even humanity.. makes me sick to the abdomen (sic).
Jwala was additionally scathing in her assault of the society we have now change into.
We as nation have change into the best viewers on the planet. We r not capable of stand for an eight yr previous lady who was tortured for days n raped!!how does it matter what faith she belongs to? If we do not arise now..when will we?? I’m sick to my abdomen proper now, she had tweeted.