Kopardi Village: Social Activist Anna Hazare seeks death penalty for accused in rape minor girl :- On Tuesday, social activist Anna Hazare sougth death penalty for three men who are accused of brutally raping a 15 years old minor girl.
He also said that the case should be tried in the fast-track court and the guilty should be hanged till death.
A minor girl was brutally raped by the three men at Kopardi village in Ahmednagar district, Maharashtra. After raped the girl, they inflicted the injuries to all her body and broke her limbs before strangulating her.
The raped incident sparked the outrage in the area. The political party Congress demanded the resignation of CM of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis on the moral grounds.
On Monday, Chief minister made a statement in the assembly after the ruckus by the opposition. CM Fadnavis said that all the three accused in the heinous crime were arrested and the case will be heard in the fast-track court.
He said that eminent lawyer Ujjwal Nikam has been appointed in this case as a public prosecutor and government has given Rs. 5 lakh solatium to the victim’s family.
This is one of the heinous crime after the Damini rape case which happened in Delhi. The accused raped her and then do unnatural activities with girl and threw her on the road from the bus without clothes.