16th July, 2020
Several women's organizations and citizen forums have demanded the release of a girl in the Araria district, calling the victim of gang rape and two social workers sent to jail. Meanwhile, in the matter of sending gang rape victim to jail, 376 well-known lawyers of the country including Indira Jai Singh, Prashant Bhushan, Vrinda Grover have written to the Chief Justice of Patna High Court demanding release of the victim and two accomplices. The letter was received by many people including former Additional Solicitor General Indira Jai Singh, well-known Supreme Court Supreme Court advocate Prashant Bhushan, Vrinda Grover, Rebecca Jaun.
These women's organizations have expressed the hope that the Chief Justice will consider the matter carefully and will take steps to release the rape victim and Tanmay Nivedita and Kalyani and arrest all the criminals involved in the gang rape. The letter is from Nivedita Jha from Bihar Mahila Samaj, Meena Tiwari from Epwa, Rampari from Adwa, Sister Leena, Sister of Charity Nazrath, Asam Khan, Akhtari (Bihar Muslim Mahila Manch), Akanksha 'Vimukta' women's liberation organization Sister Neha (Community Health Center , Bakhtiyarpur) released by Tabassum Ali (Make a New Life Foundation) by Kamayani Swamy, Ashish Ranjan, Ranjit Paswan, Sohini (Jan Jagaran Shakti Sangathan).