December 9, 2022

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Daijiworld Media Community – Mangaluru (SP)

Mangaluru, Oct 16: Coordination committee of Dalit organisations has demanded for the rapid arrest of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief, Narayana Rai, who has been accused of raping a minor woman belonging to Dalit group who used to work in his farm in Badagannur village, Puttur taluk. The woman gave start to a child not too long ago. The committee held a press meet within the metropolis on Saturday October 16.

The household of the mentioned woman used to work within the plantation owned by veteran RSS and BJP chief Narayan Rai, who additionally occurs to be the convener of the managing committee of Gajanana Excessive Faculty, Ishwaramangala. The committee leaders mentioned that Rai, who realised the helpless state of the woman’s household, raped the woman and triggered the start of a kid. “Narayan Rai’s title was talked about on the time of supply however the medical officer and employees of Girl Goschen Hospital, beneath political and different affect, advised the woman that the woman’s elder brother’s title is being heard within the case and obtained a false assertion signed by her to be able to shield Rai,” the committee members claimed.

The committee additionally says that the Puttur rural police who visited the woman’s household threatened to register a case and put them behind the bars in the event that they talked about Rai’s title within the grievance. It mentioned that the police within the first data report, talked about the title of the accused as Pramod with the precise intention of saving Rai. Additionally they accused the police of arresting the woman’s brother, whose title is just not discovered within the first data report.

“The woman, in her grievance to the district superintendent of police, objected to not mentioning Rai’s title within the first data report, after which case beneath Safety of Kids from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) and Dalit atrocity act has been registered in opposition to them. The police, who’re anticipated to arrest the accused and produce him within the court docket inside 24 hours, by not arresting the accused, have been attempting their finest to protect the accused,” the committee said in a press launch.

The group demanded for the rapid arrest of Rai, in-depth investigation by contemplating this as a particular case, initiation of authorized motion in opposition to the Puttur rural police personnel, conducting DNA checks of the accused and the aggrieved woman. The leaders additionally warned that if there’s delay in assembly these calls for, the group will prepare for holding a protest in entrance of Puttur rural police station at Sampya.

Leaders of the coordination committee, Ramesh Kotian, Ashok Konchady Raghu Okay Yekkar, Sarojini Bantwal, U Okay Girish Kumar, Anand Bellare, Sudhakar Boloor, Kamalaksha Bajal and Ganesh Sooterpete have been current.











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