Latest Cases & Opinions

The chairman,
National Human Right Commission,
Farid Coat Hause Marg,
New Delhi

 

Sub:  DALIT VICTIM RAPE CASE - RAPE AND ASSAULT VICTIM CASE OF MINOR GIRL OF  YEARS AT FATEHPUR DISTRICT VILLAGE U.P.

 

Respectd Sir,

There has been a shocking news in the print media including Indian Express, The times of india and panjab kesari in their issues of  6.2.2011  (newspaper clipping attached as annexure "A")  in which a minor Dalit girl was brutally attacked by hari Shankar, Shiv Om and pawan when this minor Dalit girl was going to toilet in open fields. The girl was forcibly dragged in the fields for the sole purpose of committing rape. The girl bravely opposed and was attacked by an axe. The news itmes appeared in the above mentioned papers in their issue dated  6.2.2011  The girl was grievously injured by the accused on saturday last.

2.            These persons had attacked the girl when she raised their attempt to rape. One of her ears was chopped while causing deep gashes on her hands, face and head.

3.            The girl, a student of class  11  had gone to the fields with a friend chhaya on saturday evening. Soon after, Chhaya came running back and told Badloo Ram that three men had dragged away his daughter. Badloo and other villagers rushed to the fields only to find the girl lying in a pool of blood. One of her ears was chopped off while the other dangled on one side. There was a deep gase on her slull and injuries on her face and hands. The relevant newspaper clipping are being sent for the kind attention of the commison. Even a bare reading of the news itme has shaken the public confidence and it is apparent that the incident had crossed the limits of human patience.

4.            That this incident requires your urgent attention. Human rights have been guarantee to all vitizen to enable them to live in dignity. These rights have been guaranteed by the constitution of India and are enforceable by the local police and coarts in india.

5.            That with your permission, the incident needs to be inquired into suo moto and this is nothing but a serious violation of the human rights of the victim.

For the reasons mentioned above, it is respectfully prayed that this hon'ble commission may kindly intervene may take suo moto cognizance of the incident as it has violated the human rights and to protectand safeguard the right guaranteed under the constitution and to take appropriate measures on top priority basis for effective implementation in terms the human Rights Act, 1993  (Act  10 of 1994) .

Thanking You ,
                                                                                            

Yours faithfully,

c.c. To:  DLSA/NALSA/NCW


                                                                                                 (C.J.gupta)
                                                                                        cell : 9810497062
           PANEL  LAWYER  ALL  INDIA  LEGAL  AID  CELL  ON  CHILD  RIGHTS
 (Eestablished under dehli legal services authority and
 bachpan bachao andolan under the aegis of national
 legal services authority.)
 L-6, kalka ji, new dehli - 110019
 Phone : 26224899  Fax    26236818   Email  info@bha.org.in

 
Bachpan Bachao Andolan Delhi Legal Services AuthorityNational Legal Services Authority