Finally, Modi Breaks Silence on #Kathua & #Unnao

Finally, Modi Breaks Silence on #Kathua & #Unnao

Moreover, he said that neither he was nominated by Congress in constituent assembly nor he was given election ticket by the Congress party.

The Congress on Friday hold protest across the country, demanding justice for the victims.

Those standing for rapists could be chauvinists or opportunists, but not Hindus, he said. "India is waiting", he said.

"The silence of three people - the Prime Minister, the Chief Minister of J&K, and the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh - sums up the entire attitude of the ruling establishment towards the gruesome incidents of Unnao and Kathua", said Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi.

A Congress leader familiar with the developments said Gandhi had conveyed his decision to general secretary Ashok Gehlot who in turn directed other office bearers to ensure maximum presence in the march from the party's headquarters at 24, Akbar Road to India Gate.

Aware of his newly-found niche on the social media, Rahul, on micro blogging site of twitter, has questioned the silence of PM Modi terming it as 'unacceptable. Thousands are present here including the common people and people from all parties. Rahul Gandhi had tweeted.

In the Unnao case the rape survivor's father has died in police custody while the accused is a BJP MLA. "Incidents being discussed since past two days can not be part of a civilised society".

The Congress was protesting the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Jammu's Kathua district.

Taking lonely lead for his party, Union minister VK Singh has joined his voice to the national outrage.

The Kathua rape case relates to an eight-year-old girl from the nomadic Bakerwal Muslim community who had disappeared from near her home in a village near Kathua in the Jammu region on 10 January.

Finally, noticing the severe backlash across the country against his deafening silence over the barbaric gangrapes of two young girls in J&K's Kathua and UP's Unnao, PM Narendra Modi has broken his silence.

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