Accusing the Congress of creating a perception in the country that daughters are not getting justice here, Ganga said, "We felt that the image of the party and the prime minister is at stake and under a conspiracy the whole thing is going on".
Nirupam said the candle-light protests will express solidarity with the victims and their families and highlight the government's failure to combat the growing cases of atrocities against women.
The BJP leader said that as far Rohingyas were concerned, Union Home Ministry was seized of the matter and effective steps would be taken "very soon".
The United Nations has voiced its outrage over the brutal rape and murder in Indian-Held Kashmir, of Asifa Bano, an 8-year-old Muslim girl, and called for the perpetrators to be brought to justice. They did the right thing.
He said they had gone to Rasana as they had a responsibility to reach out to the people.
The rape victim had disappeared from a spot near her house in Kathua on January 10 and a week later, her body was found in the same area. A Special Investigation Team, formed to probe the incident, has arrested eight people, including two special police officers (SPOs) and a head constable, who was charged with destroying evidence.
The Supeme Court (SC) said on Friday it has chose to examine, of its own accord, the Kathua gangrape-murder case +, and has also sent a notice to the Bar Council of Jammu and Kashmir for preventing the filing of a chargesheet against the rape accused.