Maneka Gandhi demands death penalty for Kathua rapist
Union Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi has demanded death penalty for Kathua rapist. Protests galore across the nation over the rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl Aasifa in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir. The crime branch of J&K police has filed a chargesheet in the rape case. The cops are suspecting that Asifa was gang-raped and murdered to drive the Bakarwals out of the village. Maneka Gandhi stressed on the urgency for making amendments to the POCSO Act.