LUCKNOW: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed that strictest action should be taken against the culprits involved in Hathras gang-rape incident, Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath said.
"Prime Minister Narendra Modi Ji spoke to me over Hathras incident and he said that strictest action be taken against the culprits," Yogi Adityanath tweeted.
आदरणीय प्रधानमंत्री श्री @narendramodi जी ने हाथरस की घटना पर वार्ता की है और कहा है कि दोषियों के विरुद्ध कठोरतम कार्रवाई की जाए।
— Yogi Adityanath (@myogiadityanath) 1601442449000
Earlier a three-member Special Investigation Team has been formed to probe the matter.
The SIT comprises Chairman Secretary Home Bhagwan Swaroop and Chandraprakash, Deputy Inspector General of Police and Poonam, Commander in chief, Provincial Armed Constabulary.
Also, Yogi Adityanath gave clear instructions to prosecute and effectively advocate in fast track court against the accused persons.
The 19-year-old died in Safdarjung Hospital on Tuesday, after she was gang-raped in Hathras a fortnight ago. The victim was brought to SafdarjungRead More – Source