The BJP fact-finding committee within the Hanskhali rape and loss of life case has beneficial that Article 355 (responsibility of Union to guard the state) and 356 (Union can take direct management of the state) must be applied in West Bengal because the regulation and order state of affairs within the state has deteriorated.
The committee, which submitted its preliminary report back to BJP president JP Nadda on Wednesday, highlighted that 27 rape circumstances, together with 18 minors some as younger as Four years previous, have been registered in 20 days.
It has instructed there must be an impartial investigation within the Hanskhali case, and it must be transferred out of state. The accused must be stored outdoors West Bengal for truthful trial, the committee has beneficial.
It additionally alleged that chief minister Mamata Banerjee tried to suppress the crime, subsequently, her authorities must be dissolved.
“Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has been constantly trying to suppress the incident of crime. The administration and TMC ‘goons’ are working constantly to erase all evidences in the case and therefore, they did not allow the post-mortem of the minor gangrape victim,” the committee mentioned.
Sreerupa Mitra Chaudhury, one of many committee members, mentioned, “See how (rape) cases have risen in the last one week, this is horrible. We have given our report on the basis of what happened there.” Chaudhury mentioned the committee will ship a bigger complete report back to BJP nationwide president JP Nadda as “soon as possible”.
Joyprakash Majumdar, TMC’s West Bengal vice-president, mentioned, “Since it’s a fact-finding team by a political party, the report is absolutely politically motivated.”
The committee has additionally alleged that the Trinamool Congress “goons” threatened the lady’s household in order that they don’t take her to the physician. They reportedly compelled the household to burn the physique.
The CBI on April 16 arrested one individual from Ranaghat in Nadia district within the minor lady’s rape and loss of life case. This is CBI’s first arrest within the case. The different two accused have been arrested by the West Bengal police.
“The suspect held today, a friend of the local leader’s son, has been hiding in Ranaghat near NH-34. We traced him via mobile tower dump technology. We will be questioning him,” the CBI official mentioned, in response to PTI.
A minor lady was allegedly gang-raped at a birthday of a TMC member’s son, the primary suspect, on April 4. She bled to loss of life hours later. Her household had lodged a grievance with the police 5 days later. The police questioned the mother and father and two of lady’s cousins. They later despatched them off, saying they could name them once more “if there is a need”.
A separate crew of CBI investigators together with Central Forensic Science Laboratory (CFSL) personnel visited the homes of three accused on Saturday morning to gather proof.
The Calcutta High Court had directed the CBI to probe the incident.
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