Lucknow: On Saturday, the Congress party protested in front of the BJP headquarters in Lucknow to protest against the death of the Unnao rape victim. During this, the protesters created a ruckus. On stopping the police, the workers sat in front of the gate and started shouting slogans. During this time, the police lathi-charged, after which there was a lot of panics. The police forcibly removed the workers present there.
According to information received from the sources, after the removal of the police, the workers reached the assembly and they sat on the same road. During the protest, activists shouted slogans against the state government. The activists accused the BJP government of not stopping the deteriorating law and order and atrocities with daughters. Women activists also participated in the demonstration.
After being burnt alive on Thursday, the rape victim was taken to Safdarjung Hospital in Delhi in critical condition. She had burnt up to 90 percent. The head of the burn and plastic surgery department of Safdarjung Hospital, Dr. Shalabh Kumar said that despite all efforts, the victim could not be saved. He said, "In the evening, his (victim's) condition started deteriorating. He suffered a heart attack at 11.10 pm. We tried to save him, but he died at 11.40 pm."