Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, chatting with the media in Delhi, distanced himself from his Cupboard colleague’s comment, and mentioned “I do not agree with him (minister), and have requested him to make clear.” Inside the subsequent half-hour, the house minister recanted his remarks and mentioned he had no intention to harm anyone. ” I’ve withdrawn the assertion made earlier on the Congress social gathering leaders,” Jnanendra’s assertion learn.
In Delhi, the chief minister mentioned: “I’ve spoken to extra DGP, and requested him to instantly report back to me on the incident.”
The MBA scholar, hailing from Mumbai and learning in Mysuru, was allegedly raped by a gang of six males on the foothills of Chamundi Hills. Her good friend, who accompanied her, was additionally crushed up by the gang. The federal government has shaped a particular workforce to trace down the criminals, the house minister mentioned.
The minister’s reported remarks that the woman shouldn’t have stepped out to go to such a secluded place late night additionally provoked sharp reactions from the Congress.
“The house minister has mentioned he had been raped by the Congress. I urge the police to arrest the Congress chief, whoever it’s, and guide him for rape,” Pradesh Congress Committee president D Ok Shivakumar mentioned, taking pot-shots on the authorities for not arresting anybody even 48 hours after the incident.
“This is a sign of the collapse of the legislation & order scenario in Mysuru,” mentioned Opposition chief Siddaramaiah. The Congress ran a collection of tweets to slam Jnanendra, a first-time minister. “It’s not sufficient when you develop into a minister with lobbying, you could even have the flexibility to run the (dwelling) division,” the Congress tweeted. The assertion that the Congress was raping him reveals his helplessness, inefficiency, and failure. When incompetent folks come to control, they behave on this trend, the social gathering tweeted.