Overseas online, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) - Indias 26 year old female veterinarian was gang raped and burned. Following the request of the victims family to hang the murderer, Indian lawmakers also called for the public execution of the murderer.
Priyanka Reddy, a 26-year-old Indian female veterinarian, was raped, killed and burned to death on her way home on the night of November 27 local time, the Daily Mail reported Tuesday. Police have arrested four men in connection with the incident, including a truck driver named Mohammed Pasha.
Mohammed Pasha, truck driver arrested by police (photo: Daily Mail)
This appalling tragedy has aroused great concern in Indian society. I know it sounds harsh, but this kind of people should be executed in public, Indian lawmakers told parliament Monday Other members of parliament have also denounced the criminals.
The murder of female veterinarian in India arouses public concern (Indian media)
On December 2 local time, many Indian people took to the streets of New Delhi, the capital, to justice the murdered female veterinarian, asking the government to investigate the case as soon as possible, and to issue strict laws to ensure the safety of Indian women.
We are no longer safe in India. We are afraid to go out of the house. Said sejal Kumar, an Indian college student.
In 2012, there was a case of gang rape of black bus in India, which shocked the world. Since then, rape cases still emerge in an endless stream. According to data released by the daily mail, nearly 40000 cases of rape are recorded in India every year.
Source: editor in charge of overseas website: Li Chao, nb12814