Rajasthan women commission member's Selfie with rape victim sparks controversy

A single selfie clicked by the member of the Rajasthan State Commission for Women put the women commission on trouble.

The selfie with an rape survivor has sparked to a huge controversy.

Actually, the panel went to met 30 year-old rape accused. She was raped by her husband and his two brothers, and they also branded her while torturing her over a dowry demand of Rs. 51,000.

Expletives were inked on her forehead with an acid-based substance.

The moment when the panel had a word with the victim somebody took the photograph and incidentally,commission's chairperson Suman Sharma was also caught in that.

The picture shows that the Chairperson Suman Sharma is also in the selfie along with the member Somya Gurjar.

It is being said that the selfie was clicked by Gurjar when she along with chairperson had gone to meet the rape victim in Mahila police station.

On asking ,The commission's chairperson Suman Sharma said, The one who circulated the picture has shown disrespect to rape survivor. We will take note of it'."I was talking to the victim when the member of the commission clicked these selfies. I am not aware when she (Somya Gurjar) clicked.

I do not favour such act and has sought a written explanation from her," Ms Sharma told.

However, The police have registered a case.

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