Former Karnataka Chief Minister and JDS-leader HD Kumaraswamy on Friday advised the Karnataka government to handle the Mysuru gang-rape case “just like Hyderabad police”.
His appreciation came two years after Hyderabad Police encountered four men who were accused of rape and murder charges of a women.
Kumarswamy criticised the Karnataka government for the incident and said that the Karnataka
The government should not sell liquor to the youngsters in open deserted spaces.
Kumaraswamy said, “the government must be serious in handling these kinds of incidents while initiating action. Strict action must be in handling these kinds of incidents just like Hyderabad police. The state government is at fault. It should not allow youngsters to have liquor in the open deserted spaces”, ANI reported.
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Row on Former Chief Minister of Uttrakhand Tirath Singh remarks
In the recent past the former Chief Minister of Uttarakhand made a controversial statement where he said that women should not wear ripped jeans. His remarks caused outrage on social media. Several women took to streets wearing ripped jeans to protest against the intimidating remarks made by the minister.
Further elaborating on the fashion choices of the said woman, Tirath Singh Rawat said, “If such women go out in the society to meet people and solve their problems, what kind of message are we giving out to society, to our kids? It all starts at home. What we do, our kids follow. A child who is taught the right culture at home, no matter how modern he becomes, will never fail in life.” reported India Today.
Row on Yogi Adityanath statement on women
Adityanath had written an essay on the role of women in Indian culture on his website Matrushakti Bhartiya Sanskriti Ke Sandarbh Mein. Adityanath made a case in the essay that women required protection and should not be allowed independence, as “it may lead to wastefulness or destruction of women”.