This statement comes at a time when the entire country is demanding justice for her and the people of India has even forced the UPA government to bring measures to review laws dealing with sexual assault.
This shocking statement came from female scientist Dr. Anita Shukla in a seminar in Madhya Pradesh at Khargone organized by Lions Club. The gang-rape of a 23-year old medical student in a New Delhi bus s caused an uproar on the streets, social media, television and in Parliament.
What can be more shocking is the subject of the seminar — “Sensitivity towards woman”. She made the statement from dias in the presence of many senior officer including Additional SP S.S. Chauhan, SDOP R.B. Dixit, SMHO Dr. Viraj Bhalke .
She even said that the victim was responsible for her condition
Dr. Shukla also said that “What she was doing with her boyfriend at midnight, it will happen when she would roam till late night with boyfriends”. Taking it further she said, “When she knew that she is surrounded by six drunk man, why she didn’t surrendered before them, at least she would never have been in the condition in which she is today”.
Woman commission objects
Objecting to Dr Shukla’s statement ,President of Woman commission said, “Dr. Anita Shukla has lost her mental balance. A statement like this from a female scientist shows that she insensitive towards woman even after being an woman”.
Shukla’s statement has fuelled anger among the people of India specially women as People are opposing her statement.
Clarifying her statement on Delhi gang rape victim, Dr. Shukla said she is sensitive towards the girl and said that but according to me that woman can only insecure her security.
“When she was surrounded by six drunk men she should be calm and later on informed to police”.
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