A report quotes him as saying that he, along with BJP minister Chaudhary Lal Singh, was sent at rally's venue on the orders of the party. We will be asked, once again, to not get too political just so that we don't upset the wrong people.
"They both had gone there (Rassana village) to listen to the people and not to hamper the investigation, " the BJP leader explained.
They attended the Hindu Ekta Manch rally on 4 March, almost two months after the 8-year-old child was brutalised.
At the rally at Azad Maidan in Mumbai, protesters expressed fury at the ruling party's refusal to take decisive action in the two rape cases and BJP ministers' defence of the accused in the Kathua case. "How is this possible?" "What kind of investigation are they doing". I want you to stay put on your resolve and I am with you.
"Demanding a CBI probe is not asking that the culprits be set free".
Do these comments, widely reported by media, indicate that the two ministers were being misled? "We very much hope that the authorities will bring the perpetrators to justice so they can be held accountable for the murder of this young girl", PTI quoted Guterres' spokesperson Stephane Dujjaric as saying Friday. After raping her, he wiped her tears and said he'd get her a job.
In the Unnao case in Uttar Pradesh, a teenaged girl accused Bharatiya Janata Party legislator Kuldeep Singh Sengar and some of his aides of raping her in June 2017.
"The Centre has launched various schemes to make the poor stand on their feet.This government will never take any step which will go against the poor population of the country", he said. Their resignation came less than 20 minutes after Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that no criminal would be spared.
Breaking his silence, Modi said: "Incidents being discussed for the past couple of days can not be part of a civilised society". Have we become so immune to this country and its capital's status as the "Rape Capital" of the world that when women, girls and month-old babies are raped we lower our heads in shame, avert our eyes and move on without significant outrage-silently?
"It's an insult to freedom fighters who gave their lives for the independence of this country".
"This incident (Kathua rape and murder case) has nothing to do with the alliance, " Mr Madhav told reporters here.
According to the BJP general secretary, the ministers decided that they will resign from their post.