Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy on Monday announced that his government would introduce a Bill in the the ongoing session of the the Legislature to enact strong law to ensure speedy trial of cases of of atrocities against women, with appropriate punishment and also to hang the culprits within 21 days.
Jagan lauded Telangana CM KCR and the state police over the the four accused the gang rape and murder of a veterinarian being shot dead in an alleged encounter.
Jagan in an emotion filled speech on women safety in the state assembly, advocated the need for stronger laws that would ensure speedy trial of cases against women.
దిశ హత్యాచార ఉదంతం చూశాక.. ఆ పని చేసిన వారిని కాల్చేసినా తప్పులేదన్న భావన ఎవరికైనా కలుగుతుంది. తెలంగాణా సీఎం కేసీఆర్ గారు, పోలీసులకు హ్యాట్సాఫ్- ఏపీ సీఎం వైయస్ జగన్ #DishaCase #APCMYSJagan pic.twitter.com/ONxTJU7ZWz
— YSR Congress Party (@YSRCParty) December 9, 2019
“As a father of two daughters, the incident left me deeply agonised. as a father how should I react to such incident? what sort of punishment will give parent relief? we should think about it”, CM Jagan said.
-Shivani Reddy, Rachana journalism college, Hyderabad.