Tahlka News Bureau
New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi today expressed deep shock and outrage over the brutal gang rape and murder of young women in Rohtak in Haryana, and highlighted the need for "revisiting" the issue of women safety.
"The savage and bone-chilling incident has shocked the conscience o the nation, reminding each one of us about the crying need for revisiting the important issue of women's safety and security," she said in a statement.
Condemning the heinous act she gave her condolences to the family, Gandhi hoped that the Haryana government would take action against the perpetrators of the crime and provide necessary solace to the family.
23-year-old women was gang raped and brutally murdered with her mutilated body
was found in Rohtak, according to the police.
body was tortured and her body was mutilated after the gang rape. She was killed
after being raped involving at least seven people. Her skull was smashed in a
way which indicates that she was run over by a vehicle in order to hide her
identity," the forensic team stated.
However, two persons were arrested in this connection, Superintendent of Police of Sonipat Ajay Malik said.