Many actors and eminent personalities from the entertainment world including Akshay Kumar, Huma Quershi, Anushka Sharma, Farhan Akhtar, Riteish Deshmukh, Dia Mirza among others have expressed their grief and took to social media reacting strongly on the tragic death of the 19-year-old Dalit woman, who was gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh`s Hathras two weeks ago.
Now, Paoli Dam took to her Twitter handle expressing her anger and frustration. The actress wrote: “What’s worse than brutality that dehumanizes women? Tolerance and indifference towards it.” The Hathras incident is inhuman to its core and horrific beyond belief. Angry. Devastated. #Hathras.”
Last rites of the Dalit woman were performed at her native place in the wee hours of Wednesday. The 19-year-old, who was gang-raped in Uttar Pradesh’s Hathras, passed away on Tuesday morning at the Safdarjung hospital in Delhi.
She was gang-raped on September 14 and was rushed to Delhi’s Safdarjung hospital for better treatment. Meanwhile, all the four accused involved in the gang-rape have been arrested.