By OUR STAFF REPORTER
MUSSOORIE, 6 Dec: There was a festive atmosphere, here, after the early morning encounter of the accused in the rape and murder in Hyderabad of a woman veterinarian. Many women gathered at Picture Palace Chowk and raised slogans such as ‘DCP Zindabad’, ‘ACP Zindabad’. The women celebrated by distributing sweets. Madhuri Tamta, Pramila Negi, Rajyashree Rawat and others said that the police had given justice to the female veterinarian by eliminating the four accused. They said that, if the rape accused continued to get similar punishment, the cases of rape would be reduced. They also demanded that the Central Government pass laws that rapists should be hanged immediately or they should be eliminated as in Hyderabad. They also demanded immediate punishment for the accused in the Nirbhaya rape case. Also present were Neelam Chauhan, Urmila Devi, Anita, Pooja and others.