Members of Lok Sabha raise the issue of increasing cases of rape in the country
NEW DELHI: Members in Lok sabha On Monday he spoke against recent cases of rapes in various parts of the country, including that of a young veterinarian in Hyderabad.
As soon as the Chamber met for the day, President Om Birla said he would allow members to raise the serious problem at Hour Zero.
Reddy (Congress) raised the issue of rape and murder of the 26-year-old veterinarian and criticized the Interior Minister for his alleged insensitive comments.
He also criticized the state police for initially delaying the submission of a case.
TR Baalu (DMK) raised the issue of sexual assault of a school girl in Coimbatore.
Saugat Roy (TMC) said those convicted of rape should be hanged.
Pinaki Misra (BJD) questioned the delay in the execution of the death sentence granted to those convicted in the case of rape in Nirbhaya group.
He said the laws and the establishment in fast-track courts will not make a difference until such time as the death sentences are not executed.
On November 29, four men, aged 20 to 24, were arrested for raping and killing the young veterinarian in Hyderabad.