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Mounting pressure to hang Dhing rapists

BIJOY K BURAGOHAIN
JORHAT: Hundreds of people hit the streets in Golaghat demanding Justice for the minor girl in Dhing whom three miscreants gangraped and burnt alive on Friday afternoon.

Organized by the Golaghat unit of Asom Premi Yuva Chatra Samaj, over 500 local residents spilled to the roads asking the authority to  immediately arrest the main culprit Zakir Hussain, who is still on the run.

The participating protestors demanded capital punishment for the perpetrators saying that this measure is the only way to firmly deal with these raising cases of rape and murder.

The incident took place in Lalung Gaon where Zakir along with two juvenile gangraped a minor girl inside her house and burnt her alive who succumbed to injuries on the way to Guwahati.

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