Life imprisonment was given to all five males accused of raping the 19-year old Dalit girl in Alwar, Rajasthan. This decision came out of the courtroom that comes under the Scheduled Castes and Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act. On April 26, 2019, the Dalit girl was raped by a total of 5 men right In front of her husband in Thanagazi in Alwar.
Taking advantage of this situation, the opposition began criticizing how the police took so much time to lodge an FIR and took the motion of the entire case very slow. The police went on to file the cost sheet, 16 days after the FIR was filed, which is alarming.