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Protest rally against Guwahati molestation

Braving incessant rains that lashed the city for several hours, hundreds of people in Guwahati, took out a huge procession to show register their protest and anger against the role of government, police and the media on the recent molestation case. Protesters representing several organizations thronged Dighalipukhuri on Sunday and took out a rally demanding immediate arrest of all the culprits involved in it.


The organization include Nari Nirjatan Aikya Mancha, Nari Mukti Sangram Samiti, Krishak Mukti Sangram Samiti, India Against Corruption, Bharat Swabhiman. The protesters were scheduled to meet the National Commission of Women delegation but only to be they refused.


KMSS leader Akhil Gogoi said that the NCW members were to visit the protesters but they reportedly left the city.
The protesters demanded action against police for their alleged delay in coming to the aid of the people and action against a journalist of a local news channel for allegedly instigating the attack.

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