Ravan raj in U.P., says Congress

first_imgThe Congress on Wednesday demanded immediate dismissal of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, calling his government “Ravan raj”, after an 18-year-old was allegedly gang-raped and her father was found dead in police custody in Unnao district.“There is no justice for women under Modi government’s watch, be it Unnao or Kathua [J&K], both States ruled by the BJP. Hapless victims are crying for justice. The government remains the benefactor and protector of those who are guilty, ” said Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala In Kathua, an eight-year girl was repeatedly raped and murdered. “The Unnao incident is particularly shameful,” he said. “The BJP government has the audacity to file a report that there was no rape and it was a family feud. Ravan raj prevails under the watch of Yogi Adityanath,” he added.On BJP’s fast Reacting to the day-long fast by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP leaders in protest against the impasse in Parliament, the Congress said the BJP itself was responsible for the disruptions. He said that sensing an impending defeat, the Prime Minister and his Cabinet went on a fast.last_img