• search
For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

Hathras case: Security beefed up at Jantar Mantar as hundreds gather to protest


New Delhi, Oct 02: Security has been beefed up at the Jantar Mantar here where hundreds of civil society activists, students, Aam Aadmi Party and Left leaders gathered to protest against the Hathras gang-rape-and-murder case Besides ground force, senior police officers and paramilitary personnel have been deployed manage the crowd.

Hathras case: Security beefed up at Jantar Mantar as hundreds gather to protest

The protest site has been barricaded by the police to restrict the movement of protesters, an official said.

Hathras SP, 4 other cops suspended; media barred from victim's village till SIT completes probe

Senior lawyer Prashant Bhusan, actor Swara Bhasker, CPI(M) leaders Brinda Karat and Sitaram Yechury, and AAP leader Saurabh Bharadwaj are among those who gathered at the Jantar Mantar, demanding the justice for the Hathras victim.

    Yogi Adityanath warns: Rapists will be destroyed | Oneindia News

    The body of the 19-year-old Dalit woman, who died in Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital on Tuesday a fortnight after she was allegedly gang-raped, was cremated in Hathras, Uttar Pradesh in the early hours of Wednesday, with her family alleging that the police forced them to conduct the last rites in the dead of the night. Local police officers, however, had said the cremation was carried out "as per the wishes of the family".

    For Daily Alerts
    Get Instant News Updates
    Notification Settings X
    Time Settings
    Clear Notification X
    Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
    Settings X