Hyderabad case: are women any safer in India today?
Indian police have shot dead four men suspected of raping and killing a young female vet in Hyderabad last week. At that time men were in police detention. Police were taken suspects to the scene of the crime in the early hours of Friday. As Indias news, the suspects try to steal the officer gun and escape they were shot at the place.
This news was a wide celebration on social media and the people of India. Even the victim’s mother told the BBC that “justice has been done”.Thousands of people gathered to roads to hail the police and Nabours were celebrate it with firecrackers.
The police were heavily criticized after the rape and talk about the women safe in India goes viral all around the world. As officers had suggested she may have eloped and not acted for two hours even after reporting about missing.
Rape and sexual violence against women have been in focus in India since the December 2012 gang-rape and murder of a young woman on a bus in the capital, Delhi. But this incident shows the world still the government does not have enough strength to even protect women in a country.
Laws should be created and these people should send to the death panel. Indian government should be more strict about the laws about women’s safety as it is a country with a large population.