Hyderabad: Actor Sonu Sood termed the Jubilee Hills gang-rape case an unfortunate incident and demanded that the police initiate stringent action against the culprits.
“The police will ensure justice to the family of the victim. There should be no differentiation between major or minor when it comes to such heinous crimes,” he said.
In the city to attend a private event, the actor also said it was improper to find fault with the pubs as such activities revolve around the upbringing of their children by parents.
A 17-year-old girl was raped by a group of five persons in a car on May 28. The victim had gone to a pub to attend a party where the suspects met her and on the pretext of dropping her home sexually assaulted her. All the persons involved in the crime were arrested.
I could never wrap my head around Bollywood’s obsession with continuously addressing condom as a chhatri or an umbrella. Not only it’s cringe to hear repeatedly but also, it somewhere defeats the whole purpose with which films around these subjects are made. Moreover, picking a taboo subject and making a film on it can turn out to be quite risky if you don’t stick to the agenda and beat around the bush. Thankfully, Rakul Preet Singh’s Chhatriwali, directed by Tejas Prabhaa Vijay Deoskar, doesn’t digress much, and follows a crisp screenplay. There are some flaws here and there, but with all the humour and lighter moments, they can be somewhat overlooked.
A dirty bomb in the possession of an unstable democracy could be lethal. How it was stopped in its tracks is the story of Mission Majnu, which starts by saying that it is ‘inspired by true events’.
The Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS) has vehemently opposed the Election Commission of India’s proposal of remote EVMs (RVMs) to enable domestic migrants to vote remotely in the elections being held in their home States or constituencies. The party will submit its stand to the ECI in writing before January 30 and will raise its objections after discussing it within the party.
The national capital recorded no new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, the first time since the pandemic began in March 2020, stated a bulletin issued by the Delhi Health Department on Monday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday extended his best wishes to all army personnel, veterans, and their families on the occasion of Army Day.