In a gruesome crime a gang rape victim was attacked again with acid in presence of Armed guards in Uttar Pradesh.
A gang-rape survivor and acid attack victim was attacked for a fifth time in row. She hails from the Aliganj, Lucknow and the victim was said to be middle aged.
The most recent event of vitriol attack took place yesterday night near a hostel where the victim resides. The incident was reported to have took place during a guard change.
The attack took place sometime between 8 pm and 9 pm on Saturday when she stepped out of her hostel to fill water from a hand-pump. The attack took place despite the fact that the survivor had round-the-clock police protection and an armed guard. –NDTV reported
The victim was said to have rushed to a hospital where is she said to be undergoing treatment. She was diagnosed to have suffered burns on face and neck and was said to be critical.
UP: Acid attack survivor who met CM Yogi earlier attacked again, in critical condition
— ANI Digital (@ani_digital) July 2, 2017
In march Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had visited her at the hospital and had offered her husband a cheque of Rs 1 lakh as assistance.
The victim was first acid attacked in 2011 followed by other serious attacks again in 2011, twice in 2012 and another in 2013.
She was said have been an employee at Sheroes Hangout Cafe, an outlet run by acid attack survivors in Lucknow.
This incident not only indicates Uttar Pradesh police’s sincerity, but it is a message that the law breakers are becoming more emboldened in the province. The crime rate has steadily grown in UP in the past few months.
Reaction from other Political Parties:
The member of Congress Party on Sunday slammed the Uttar Pradesh government, questioned the leadership of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and stated UP had turned into ‘Gundaraj’ and ‘Jungleraj’.
” Rapes, acid attack and lynching cases have become the staple news in UP. Yogiraj turned into gundaraj. ,” Congress leader Shobha Oza told ANI.
SP leader Juhi Singh held the BJP led government to be have complete disregard for maintaining law and order.
“The law and order has completed broken down in UP. Recurrent instances of harassment, rapes, murders, and exploitation.” Juhi Singh told ANI.
Twitterati expressed their solidarity to the victim and also questioned the UP police and Government.
This is terrible.
Very, very strong & swift laws must strike…
No delays. No further dates,
For AcidAttack Culprits.
— Geeta Chhabra (@ChhabraGeeta) July 2, 2017
all promise's of Yogi government seems fake. Probably one of the biggest blunder by UP Janta by choosing him CM.
— डॉ पुनीत नन्दन 🇮🇳 (@DrPuneet_Nandan) July 2, 2017
UP police is busy enjoying their patrols as Anti Romeo squad, while these monsters keep assaulting women :/
— Danish siddique (@danish_s__) July 2, 2017