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Rajkot Bar Association Pass Resolution that No Defense Party for Accused in Minor Girl Rape case

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Rajkot: A 8-year-old girl was gang raped by an unidentified man. Police had arrested the accused within 24 hours by deploying 10 teams. Now the Rajkot Bar Association has refused to fight the accused. The Rajkot Bar Association has passed a resolution stating that there will be no defense party for the accused.

On the night of November 28, an accused named Hardev Nathabawa raped an 8-year-old girl and threatened to kill her. To whom the police had arrested within 24 hours. The Executive Committee of Rajkot Bar Association condemned the incident, noting the seriousness of the whole incident. The Rajkot Bar Association passed a resolution stating that the lawyers of the city should not stop the accused as defense counsel. Meanwhile, in protest against of the incident, Rajkot Bar Association asked the District and Sessions Judge to prosecute the case in the fast track court.