India News on December 19, 2012
- One of the two suspects who are one the run have been detained for questioning in Aurangabad, Bihar. Three of the accused were produced in a Delhi court today and have confessed. Vijay Sharma, who is one of the accused who has confessed has pleaded for a death sentence. Vinay Sharma and Pawan Gupta have been sent for custodial interrogation. Mukesh, who was allegedly driving the bus when the crime was committed has been sent to Tihar jail in judicial custody.
- Press Council Chairman Justice Markandey Katju slammed the Delhi gangrape incident. He said that the rape isn't the only problem in India and said that issues like unemployment, farmers' suicide and lack of healthcare needs to be tackled immediately.
- Lok Sabha was adjourned on Wednesday after a dramatic scene when a Samajwadi Party MP Yashvir Singh snatched the SC/ST promotion quota bill from Minister of State in PMO V Narayanasamy when he was reading it in the House. Congress president Sonia Gandhi tried to snatch it back from the Samajwadi Party MP but failed to do so. The Lok Sabha was adjourned for the day after the incident.
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