Congress president Rahul Gandhi is likely to meet on Thursday the Dalit woman who was gang-raped allegedly in front of her husband in Rajasthan’s Alwar district, party sources said. Mr. Gandhi, who was scheduled to arrive here on Wednesday, will be visiting on Thursday instead, they added. An FIR was lodged on May 2 and the accused circulated a video clip of the crime on May 4. Accused heldSubsequently, five accused, who allegedly raped the woman, and the one who shot and circulated the video clip, have been arrested. Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and the party’s State unit president and Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot would accompany Mr. Gandhi, the sources said.
Source: The Hindu May 15, 2019 19:52 UTC