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Rape shocking and shameful, says Advani

October 16, 2003 15:28 IST
Last Updated: October 16, 2003 15:54 IST


Terming the rape of a Swiss diplomat in Delhi as 'shocking and shameful', Deputy Prime Minister Lal Kishenchand Advani on directed the authorities to bring the guilty to book and take steps to prevent recurrence of such incidents.

Also see: Swiss official raped in Delhi

Advani spoke to Delhi Lt Governor Vijai Kapoor and Police Commissioner R S Gupta and told them the culprits should be brought to book at the earliest, sources in the deputy prime minister's office said.

Advani said the culprits should not go unpunished and steps should be taken so that such incidents did not recur in future, the sources added.

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Sub: Shameful Act!!!

We talk of Indian as nation of Culture and Diversity.I would request everyone to stop boasting and please do something which will add some value ...


Posted by Messege to all





Sub: Shame on you all

Politicians ! the dignity of the daughters of the nation and guest ladies is your foremost responsibilty, home minister. You just commented and the formality ...


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India is becoming a worst place. BJP and RSS supported and conducted the raping and molesting of thousands of woman during the Gujarat riots. Now ...


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Sub: This incident has brought shame to the nation

Well!it's really shameful for the whole country which is worshipped as motherland and we talk about mother India,where there is no security and respect for ...


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Sub: rape shocking, shameful:Advani

Deputy Prime Minister Lal Kishenchand Advani is shocked and ashamed when a Swiss official is raped. I would like to remind him that everyday we ...


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