NEW DELHI: The National Commission for women has sought an
from the Director General of Police of
on the urgency to cremate the body of the gangrape victim from
in the middle of the night that too in the absence of her family.
goes on to say that they have come across a disturbing report on police officials cremating her body in the middle of the night without the permission and presence of her family members.
While seeking an explanation from the UP Police, the
points that it has been reported that the victim’s body was cremated at 2:30 am by the Police without the presence of any family member. The Commission also notes that the victim’s family had reportedly appealed to the District Magistrate for taking her body home for performing the last rites, however the police went ahead with the cremation while most of her family members were away.