Union minister Prakash Javadekar has targeted the Congress for the alleged rape and murder of a six-year-old girl in Hoshiarpur district of Punjab. He said that the 6-year-old daughter of a Dalit migrant laborer from Bihar was raped in Tanda village and later killed. Those who used to go to Hathras and other places, I ask why Rahul and Priyanka Gandhi do not go to Tanda, why did not go there in Rajasthan at 10 places where rape took place. Let us tell you that in this case Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has ordered a police investigation.
Javadekar has said that we also demand Tejashwi Yadav that he preaches Bihar along with those who remain silent on the atrocities with the daughter of Bihar, how will it go. On this, Congress leader Jayveer Shergill has said that Prakash Javadekar ji should not talk here and there to answer only one question – whenever a rape-like incident takes place in this country, BJP and BJP rule the victim, the victim’s family Why do they take to scare and save the rapist.
Amarinder Singh ordered police investigation into the case:
The Chief Minister also asked the DGP to present the challan in the case before the court. According to the complaint, the girl was burnt after raping and killing her. His half-burnt body was found in a village house on Wednesday. Police said Gurpreet Singh and Surjeet Singh have been arrested under the provisions of the Murder, Rape, and Protection of Child Sexual Offenses (POCSO) Act. The victim was the daughter of a migrant laborer living in the village of the accused itself.
In a tweet on Friday, the Chief Minister said, “A very sad and shocking incident of rape and murder of a six-year-old innocent has come to light in Hoshiarpur, I appeal to the court to punish the culprits severely. The girl’s father alleged that Gurpreet took the girl to his house where he raped her. Police said Gurpreet and Surjeet allegedly killed her and burnt her body. The half-burnt body of the girl was found in their house.