The students of Vitasta Law College Nowgam Monday staged a protests against the rape and murder of 8-year-old girl, who was raped inside a temple by a gang of eight Hindus in Kathua.
The protesting students demanded stern action against the lawyers of Jammu.
The protesting students said that the Jammu Bar Association has brought shame to the law profession.
The students demanded that the culprits be punished without further delay.
The rape and murder of eight-year-old Bakerwal girl, who was raped inside a temple, has created a humongous controversy in the state.
So far, two of rightwing BJP ministers, who addressed the pro-rapist rally in Kathua.
One of the minister of the rightwing BJP, Minister for Forest, Choudhary Lal Singh has said that he attended the rally on party’s instructions.
“I and my colleague Chander Prakash Ganga attended Hindu Ekta Manch rally on the instructions of party president Sat Sharma,”Lal Singh told Rising Kashmir
The Jammu Bar Association also backed the pro-rapist rally and backed the rapist.
The child was kidnapped on January 10. Over the next week, she was drugged, starved, repeatedly gangraped and then murdered inside the temple by the gang of eight Hindus.
It has been alleged that the crime was committed to warn off the Muslim nomadic community away from the areas belonging to Hindus.
A group of 49 retired civil servants wrote an open letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, holding him responsible for what they called a “terrifying state of affairs”.