Bihar: In a shocking incident Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) MLA Lalan Paswan was caught on camera making insensitive comments to a rape victim’s friend on Tuesday.
Lalan Paswan made the image of politicians hit a new low while trying to probe a rape case. Paswan questioned minor students of a residential school for Scheduled Caste communities about the death of a Class 10 student.
The girls were visibly upset when Paswan, asked for detailed answers from the girls about the death of their fellow student, whose body was found near the college gate near a drain in a pool of blood.
Paswan asked the minor girls what part of the victim’s body was bleeding. The victim was allegedly gang raped and then murdered.
The girls who were asked these questions were between the age group of 10 and 15. Some of the girls who were hesitant to answer the questions were threatened with the remark that the criminals would not be caught if they did not answer and the same thing could happen to them.
Lalan Paswan is an MLA from Chenari constituency of Bihar.