Azad Samaj Occasion chief and Bhim Military founder Chandrashekhar Azad on Thursday demanded President’s Rule in Uttar Pradesh, alleging “failure of constitutional equipment” within the state over crimes in opposition to Dalits.
Mr Azad mentioned he has began a “dharna” at his house in Saharanpur the place he’s put beneath a “home arrest”, which was ordered by the native police on Wednesday.
The Dalit activist was accompanying the household of the 19-year-old lady, who died in a Delhi hospital on Tuesday, a fortnight after she was allegedly gang raped in UP’s Hathras to their house however was detained halfway.
He was delivered to his house in Saharanpur the subsequent night and put beneath home arrest, in keeping with Azad Samaj Occasion office-bearers.
“I’m sitting at my home on a dharna, injustice won’t be tolerated. In Uttar Pradesh, Dalits are being meted out with injustice. The DM and the SSP of Hathras who’ve been defending criminals and performing inhuman acts haven’t been eliminated but. How can one count on justice from such unworthy individuals,” he mentioned in a tweet in Hindi.
“Hathras, Azamgarh, Bulandshahr, Meerut, Balrampur – each district in Uttar Pradesh is being embarrassed with incidents of rape. The constitutional equipment has failed utterly. Yogi Adityanath can not deal with the federal government. The president ought to announce President”s Rule as quickly as attainable,” he mentioned in one other tweet.
He additionally alleged that public servants in Hathras weren’t following guidelines and demanded that the state authorities take away senior administration and police officers of the district.
The younger lady’s brutal killing and subsequent cremation within the useless of the night time in Hathras allegedly beneath police stress on Tuesday has triggered huge outrage throughout the nation over the regulation and order state of affairs in UP and over ladies security typically.
The state has additionally reported the loss of life of a 22-year-old Dalit lady on Tuesday after she was allegedly raped by two males in Balrampur district.