Hyderabad vet rape-murder case LIVE updates: The alleged gangrape, and murder of a 27-year-old Hyderabad veterinarian issue reverberated in Parliament today. Leaders irrespective of party lines condemned the incident and advocated for women empowerment. Speaking of crimes against women, Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu said a new bill needs to be introduced in this regard. to kill the social evil the country requires a determined political will, administrative skill, and change of mindset. Rajya Sabha MP Jaya Bachchan said the people now want the government to give a proper and definite answer and these types of people (the accused in rape ) need to be brought out in public and lynched.

Five days after the heinous crime took place on the Bengaluru-Hyderabad national highway, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao told reporters that a fast-track court would hear the case. KCR’s son and Telangana Information Technology Minister KT Rama Rao also tried to score political brownie points over the issue. He urged the Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Centre to amend laws to ensure capital punishment for rapists on a priority basis.

Here are the Hyderabad vet rape-murder case LIVE updates:

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Uttar Pradesh former CM Akhilesh Yadav says BJP government has failed to ensure women safety

After Samajwadi Party MP and actress Jaya Bachchan demanded that rapists should be lynched, former Uttar Pradesh CM and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav has said that women are not safe under the BJP rule. They step out in fear, whether they go to work or to attend a function. This is condemnable for any civilized society.

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case LIVE updates: Hashtag Burn Rapists does social media buzz

After the horrible Hyderabad vet rape-murder case, social media users are in no mood to leave rapists with an ordinary punishment. Social media users have started a hashtag 'Burn Rapists' and also demand that they should hang till death in public. 

Trinamool MP Mimi Chakraborty backs Jaya Bachchan's demand, says rapists shouldn't be taken to courts with protection

Supporting the statement of Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan, Trinamool Congress MP Mimi Chakraborty has said that she agrees with Jaya's statement. She doesn't think that we need to take rapists to courts with protection and then wait for justice. Immediate punishment is needed. Earlier in the day, Jaya has demanded that the rapists should be lynched publicly.

What makes humans so inhuman? Time is ripe for greater introspection, says Tanushree Dutta

Tanushree Dutta, Hyderabad veterinary doctor rape and murder case
Speaking on the Hyderabad veterinary doctor rape and murder case, Bollywood actor Tanushree Dutta wondered what makes humans so inhuman. She said time is ripe for greater introspection. Tanushree had accused Bollywood star Nana Patekar sexual harassment while shooting for the 2008 film Horn Ok Please. The Mumbai police gave a clean chit to Nana Patekar after they could not find any evidence to support Tanushree Dutta

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Mohammad closed victim

According to the police investigation, Mohammad closed her mouth and nose till she suffocated and died. Mohammed Areef is the sole bread earner in the family as his father Hussain suffered a fall a few years ago after falling off a lorry and he is unable to do manual work.

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Hyderabad Police conduct awareness drive

Hyderabad Police

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Hyderabad Police conduct an awareness drive
M Saikumar, Sub Inspector, Hyderabad Police, along with Patrol Vehicle-II Staff, conducted an awareness programme for 8th to 10th standard girls of Model School, Seethapalmandi regarding the effective usage of Dial-100 in threat perception, danger, and emergencies. Hyderabad police also urged women of all age groups to the following things.

1. Inform family or friends while traveling
2. Share the last location if possible
3. Wait in crowded illuminated areas

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Jollu Naveen, Chintakunta Chennakeshavulu forcibly took her to a compound nearby to rape her

After puncturing the tyres, it was Mohammad, along with Jollu Naveen and Chintakunta Chennakeshavulu, who forcibly took her to a compound nearby and the four accused raped her there. A 25-year-old lorry driver Mohammad belongs to Jakkular village in Telangana

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Jollu Shiva punctured the tyres as a part of the conspiracy

Jollu Shiva who was involved in the Hyderabad vet rape case punctured the tyres of the victim as a part of the conspiracy. It was Mohammad, along with Jollu Naveen and Chintakunta Chennakeshavulu, who forcibly took her to a compound nearby and the four accused raped her there.

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Mohammad Arif's neighbours said he doesn't spend much time in the village

One of the accused Mohammad Arif's neighbours said they know nothing about the crime and Mohammad doesn't spend much time in the village. A 25-year-old lorry driver Mohammad belongs to Jakkular village in Telangana's Narayanpet district.

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal says Delhi govt has recommended the President to not show any leniency to culprits

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said that a whole country came out on streets in Nirbhaya case, many years have passed now. We believe culprits should get such stringent punishment that people think 10 times before committing such crimes. Delhi govt has recommended the President to not show any leniency to culprits.

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Mohammed alias Areef admits to his mother about killing a woman

On November 29 morning, one of the accused Mohammed alias Areef admitted to his mother Molanbi that he had killed a woman who was riding a scooter on the Bengaluru-Hyderabad national highway. Mohammad said he was taking his lorry from one side and on the opposite side, a bike was coming with a woman sitting on it. He hit her and he killed her.

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Main accused Mohammed alias Areef Molanbi says she doesn't know about the rape.

One of the accused Mohammed alias Areef Molanbi said that she didn't know about the rape. Further stated that her son had worked hard to make the money for her treatment where her uterus needed to be urgently removed. Mohammed Areef was caught by the Road Transport Authority (RTA) for not renewing his driver's license just two days before the crime was committed but he escaped.

Rajya Sabha MP Sonal Mansingh condemns govt, police, and civil society's apathy

Sonal Mansingh
Expressing her shock over the rape and murder of the Hyderabad veterinary doctor, Rajya Sabha MP Sonal Mansingh said she is disappointed that such incidents are reported from across the country. Condemning the govt, police, and civil society's apathy she wanted to know why candle marches and rallies are being held in the country frequently.

Centre ready to help Telangana for speedy justice in Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: G Kishan Reddy

G Kishan Reddy, MoS Home, Hyderabad vet rape-murder case
Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy on Monday said the Central government is ready to extend all help to Telangana for speedy justice in the Hyderabad vet rape-murder case. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh also said in the Lok Sabha the government is ready to make the kind of law to control and eliminate crimes against women.

Govt ready to make tougher laws on rape: Rajnath Singh

Rajnath Singh, Defence Minister

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh in Lok Sabha said the government is ready to make the kind of law to control and eliminate crimes against women. The defence minister said the rape-and-murder of Hyderabad doctor has brought shame to the entire country and hurt everyone. The Union Minister said all four accused must be given the most stringent punishment for their crime.

Rapists, those who failed to provide security should be should be exposed in public: Jaya Bachchan

Jaya Bachchan, Samajwadi Party MP

Rajya Sabha MP Jaya Bachchan said if the government is unable able to provide security then it should leave it to the public to give judgment. She told reporters photographs of those who failed to provide security and those who committed the crime should be exposed in public and the people should be allowed to decide the matter.

92.9 % rape cases pending in different courts: Report

Reports said 92.9 % rape cases are pending in different courts. Nirbhaya's case is a glaring example of it. The verdict of different courts hasn't been implemented in the past 7 years while the Nirbhaya Fund worth Rs 3,000 crore is lying unutilised. Here is a list of rape cases reported in different countries per lakh population:

UK: 36.44%
USA:35.85%
Brazil:24.44%
France:17.13%
Mexico:13%
India:5.7%

Central govt says ready to amend IPC

 BJP leader and Minister of state for home affairs, G Kishan Reddy said Government is ready to amend IPC.

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Rajya Sabha MP Jaya Bachchan says people now want the government to give a proper answer

Rajya Sabha MP Jaya Bachchan spoke on rape and murder of woman veterinary doctor in Telangana during the on-going winter session.  She said that it is time the people now want the government to give a proper and a definite answer. Earlier while speaking to the reporters, she stated that public lynching should be done with criminals.

Rajya Sabha MP Jaya Bachchan says public lynching should be done with such criminals

Rajya Sabha MP, Jaya Bachchan said that perpetrators of such crimes should be let out in the public, because they are not fearful of law or law enforcers, so let public give justice. It happens in some countries. Public lynching.

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Change of mindset required to kill the social evil, says Venkaiah Naidu

Venkaiah Naidu, Rajya Sabha Chairman

Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday spoke about the requirement of a news bill to prevent the growing number of crimes against women. Naidu said political will, administrative skill, change of mindset is required to kill the social evil.

Gujarat: 8-year-old raped at knifepoint in Rajkot, accused held

Hardev, Rajkot minor rape case, Gujarat Police

Gujarat: A man, accused of abducting and raping an 8-year-old girl at knifepoint in Rajkot, has been arrested by the police. Rajkot Police Commissioner Manoj Aggarwal said the Gujarat Police arrested the accused Hardev on Sunday night. Hardev used to live in Rajkot and work as a labourer.

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Congress MP UKN Reddy blames indiscriminate liquor sale, says accused should be hanged till death

Addressing the Lok Sabha, UKN Reddy, Congress MP from Nalgonda district, blamed indiscriminate liquor sale and inadequate security in Telangana for the abduction, gang-rape, and murder of the Hyderabad vet surgeon. On behalf of his party, he requested a fast track court be set up and accused hanged till death.

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Congress' Amee Yajnik calls for social reformation

Amee Yajnik, Congress, Rajya Sabha, Hyderabad vet rape-murder case
While addressing the Rajya Sabha, Congress' Amee Yajnik requested all the systems, judiciary, legislative, executive and other systems to come together to see that a social reformation takes place. She said it should be done on an emergency basis. Meanwhile, members of the All India Students Association (AISA) are holding a protest at Jantar Mantar over crimes against women.

Hyderabad vet rape-murder case: Accused need to be lynched in public, says Jaya Bachchan

Speaking on the rape and murder of the woman veterinary doctor in Telangana, Rajya Sabha MP Jaya Bachchan said time is ripe for people to ask the government to give a proper and definite answer on rapes and violence against women. Jaya Bachchan said the accused in rape need to be brought out in public and lynched.

Bengaluru Police give 100% assurance about women's safety

Bhaskar Rao, Police Commissioner, Bengaluru, said after Telangana rape and murder case, they have assured all Bengalureans and anyone who visits the city that they will be very much safeguarded. The police have given 100% assurance about women's safety. Any call and SMSs will be replied within 7 seconds, Bhaskar Rao added.