On September 14, reportedly, a 19-year-old Uttar Pradesh girl was brutally gang raped by four men in Hathras. After battling for life for over two weeks, the girl succumbed to her injuries. Reportedly, her spinal cord and neck were broken, and her tongue was cut. As the news of her demise made it to the headlines, many celebrities took to their respective social media accounts to express anger and disappointment over the incident. Anushka Sharma too took to her Instagram stories to express grief.
Anushka on Instagram called for the strictest punishment for the culprits and wrote, "The horrific story of Hathras gang rape has devastated me..I sincerely hope that strictest punishment is given to the barbaric men who have carried out such a horrific, inhuman act on a young life and caused her family irreparable pain."
Apart from her, stars like Akshay Kumar, Riteish Deshmukh, Kangana Ranaut, Farhan Akhtar, Huma Qureshi, Kriti Sanon and many others also took to their social media accounts to react to the brutal incident. All of them called for the harshest punishments for the culprits. Akshay wrote, "Angry & Frustrated!Such brutality in #Hathras gangrape.When will this stop?Our laws & their enforcement must be so strict that the mere thought of punishment makes rapists shudder with fear!Hang the culprits.Raise ur voice to safeguard daughters & sisters-its the least we can do."
As per reports, four culprits who were named by the victim have been arrested. May her soul rest in peace and hope justice is served. (Also Read: Hathras Gang Rape Case: Kangana Ranaut, Akshay Kumar, Farhan Akhtar And Others Express Anger Over The Brutal Incident)
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