On Monday, The Shiv Sena shamelessly defended the horrifying Sakinaka rape case, saying that though the brutal rape and homicide of a lady has shocked everybody, Mumbai remains to be the “safest city” on the earth for ladies, and there must be little question about it in anybody’s thoughts.Source: Times of IndiaRead extra: From being the most secure state for ladies to being one of the harmful – Maharashtra’s disastrous fallOn Thursday, 9 September a 34-year previous lady, was raped and brutally assaulted by a person in a stationary tempo within the Sakinaka space of suburban Mumbai. Unfortunately, on Saturday, the sufferer succumbed to her accidents and died on the hospital whereas she was present process therapy.An editorial within the Sena mouthpiece ‘Saamana‘ said that the recent incidents of crime against women in Maharashtra were a “blot” on the state’s tradition and the sensation of anger amongst individuals was justified.The Marathi publication stated, “The rape and murder of the woman in Sakinaka has shocked one and all. But, Mumbai is the safest city in the world for women and there should be no doubt about it in anyone’s mind.” It stated incidents just like the rape and homicide of a lady within the Sakinaka space had been a results of a “horrible pervertedness”, which will be seen in any a part of the world. Shiv Sena additional went on to defend the barbaric Mumbai incident by evaluating it with the Hathras rape case, stating that the accused within the Hathras rape case had the help of the State’s leaders. The editorial in ‘Saamana’ said, “The Yogi Government said that there was no rape case in Hathras, which proved to be wrong.”Moreover, gloating over how swiftly the accused was taking into custody, Shiv Sena drew a comparability to the Kathua rape case, claiming that the “workers of a particular political party took to streets to “protect” the accused within the Kathua rape case (of a minor woman in Jammu and Kashmir in 2018), whereas within the Sakinaka incident, police arrested the accused in 10 minutes.” Additionally, decreasing the ache of the sufferer’s household to mere compensation, Shiv Sena said that the state authorities has determined to deal with the training and livelihood of the 2 daughters of the Sakinaka case. “Isn’t this a sign of being sensitive?” it requested.The Shiv Sena additional shamelessly justifies Mumbai Police Commissioner Hemant Nagrale’s remark that police can’t be current in any respect the scenes of crime. “Police in all other states and cities will agree with this”, the Uddhav Thackeray-led occasion said. Well, Shiv Sena must cease validating itself by referring to Police in all different states with out prior affirmation.Read extra: Social and Justice Minister of Maharashtra is a rape accused. Clamours to take away him get louderDisplaying the peak of insensitivity, Shiv Shena, makes an attempt to defend the incident by saying that the Sakinaka rape sufferer and the accused had been identified to one another and added that the lady succumbed to her accidents regardless of the very best efforts of docs and police.They additional added, “Now, let’s leave the case to the judiciary. The culprit will definitely be hanged to death as no one has come out in support of the accused, unlike the Hathras and Kathua (cases). One has to know what to politicise,” stated the Sena, which shares energy with the NCP in Maharashtra.The Shiv Sena additionally made a really weird and mindless assertion, “shedding tears over the Sakinaka incident showed sensitivity of the mind, but when crocodile tears are shed, it creates fear and the seriousness of an incident is destroyed.” The 45-year-old suspect was arrested inside a couple of hours of the incident, was later charged with homicide.The Shiv Sena ought to cease taking part in the blame recreation and must be held accountable for crimes in opposition to ladies within the state. Vague statements on baseless grounds like terming Mumbai because the “safest city” on the earth for ladies must be averted in any respect prices by the Shiv Sena.After Maharashtra’s disastrous fall from being the most secure state for ladies to being one of the harmful, the occasion ought to as an alternative be actively engaged on making a protected setting for ladies moderately than issuing baseless statements.