Asifa rape case has brought the storm in the country. The case has become the topic of discussion these days as for how humanity seems to be no longer among the people that such kind of shocking incident came to the light. Asifa, an 8-year-old girl, who was drugged, gang-raped and murdered near her home.
The rape of a minor was allegedly by men who wanted to drive out her Bakherwal nomadic community from an area dominated by Hindus in Kathua which is nearly 50 km from Jammu. Talking about Bakhrewals, they are Muslims nomadic tribe who earn their livelihood by grazing cattle in mountain pastures.
Do you think an 8-year-old girl really know about the discrimination between Hindu and Muslim? We don’t know that in which direction our society leading. You all have seen many people discussing the girl safety and many people also seem to say that girls should allow going outside from their home, they should not wear western clothes and many kinds of thoughts people put forward in front of others. But no one really does something for the safety of the girl no one wanted to teach a lesson strictly to the culprits or the men who wanted to dominate the women in the society.
Well, this cannot be stopped till we don’t stop comparing girls and boys. Kathua rape case has not grabbed the attention of common man but also the seek the attention of Bollywood celebrities. Many B-town and tv celebs have come in support and raising their voice as ‘justice for Asifa’.
Recently, many actresses also did some unique step for showing their support to the 8-year-old girl victim.
Here’s what Bollywood and Television industry did:
1. Swara Bhasker
I am Hindustan. I am Ashamed. #JusticeForOurChild #JusticeForAasifa— Swara Bhasker (@ReallySwara) April 13, 2018
8 years old. Gangraped. Murdered.
In ‘Devi’-sthaan temple. #Kathua and lest we forget #unnao Shame on us! #BreakTheSilence #EndTheComplicity #ActNow pic.twitter.com/O8rABOrZq9
2. Soni Mahdi Aggarwal
3. Gul Panag
4. Shruti Seth
5. Mini Mathur
6. Huma Qureshi
7. Kalki Koechlin
Besides actresses, Bollywood singer Badshah also comes to support the issue.