The resignations of Singh and Ganga were received from BJP state chief Sat Sharma earlier in the day which were immediately accepted and forwarded to governor N.N. Vohra for completing the procedural formalities, the officials said. Her crime was that she belonged to the Bakarwal Muslim community that the Hindutva forces want out of the area.
A much-relieved Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for defusing the situation and said the unfortunate incident had brought the people of the state and the rest of the country "together".
"That when you arrive and address "Bharat Ki Baat, Sabke Saath", you can tell us and the world that those extraordinary measures are that you are putting into place to show that enough is enough", they said.
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In her complaint to UP police, now part of the CBI FIR, the victim's mother has alleged that Shashi Singh had lured her daughter and took her to Sengar's residence where he raped her.
Saba Dewan said common citizens wanted to send out a message that they are angry with the way rapes have been provided a certain kind of patronage by the ruling party.
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The HRD minister rued that there had been no gender sensitisation for men in the country for generations, claiming it to be a reason behind the heinous crimes against women, and said, "No amount of condemnation is enough for such incidents".
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The group has also demanded the convening of an all party meeting "to deliberate on ways in which the phenomenon of hate crime can be tackled socially, politically and administratively".
On Saturday, the party accepted their resignations but said their unwise move to go and pacify people rallying for suspects of rape and murder of a minor was "mistaken for trying to shield the accused".
The girl was kidnapped on January 10 and her body was found on January 17.
In Odisha, police said a 4-year-old girl was raped by a youth in Balasore district.
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