The Uttar Pradesh Police on Monday filed 19 FIRs in reference to the Hathras case. Prashant Kumar, Extra Director Basic of Police, regulation and order, claimed a pre-planned conspiracy to push the state into turmoil. The state police was going through a barrage of criticism from the opposition ranks over its dealing with of the case.
“Below a pre-planned conspiracy, few political employees had been concerned in disturbing regulation and order state of affairs in Hathras. They even unfold rumours to incite basic public. Now we have registered instances underneath related sections towards them,” Kumar stated.
He knowledgeable that police have listed sedition, conspiracy, and selling non secular hatred within the western Uttar Pradesh district.
“Now we have additionally registered case towards few for making an attempt to disturb communal concord by circulating a viral audio associated to inciting Hathras sufferer’s household, pressuring them for making unsuitable statements and attractive them with Rs 50 lakh supply,” the highest cop stated, including that 5 individuals have been arrested thus far in reference to the case.
The police’s motion comes a day after Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath claimed that the Hathras incident was being exploited by those that had been upset at his authorities’s efficiency within the nation’s most populous state. He even requested BJP employees to reveal those that need to incite caste and communal riots.
“Those that don’t like improvement, they need to incite caste and communal riots within the nation and state and need to cease improvement,” Adityanath had stated.
The sufferer was allegedly assaulted by 4 males at her village in Hathras district on September 14. She was left with severe accidents. The sufferer succumbed to accidents later.
The UP police have claimed that there was no rape and cited a forensic report back to attest its model. Nonetheless, the police’s declare has been questioned by many together with the opposition leaders who’re accusing the Yogi Adityanath authorities of making an attempt to cowl up.
In the meantime, the state police have additionally filed instances for violation of social distancing and different Covid security guidelines a a number of opposition leaders go to the sufferer’s house.
“Few individuals violated COVID-19 norms in Hathras and police needed to retort to utilizing drive and take motion towards them. Now we have additionally taken motion towards these concerned in inflammatory posts on social media associated to Hathras case,” Kumar instructed reporters.