Panaji: Alleging that someone in the political circle in Goa is working to save two accused in the Benaulim rape case of two minors by four men, former Deputy Chief Minister and Goa Forward Party (GFP) president, Vijai Sardesai took the Goa Assembly session by storm, saying, “an highly influential person called SP South Goa to save two accused persons.
However, Sardesai, refused to name the person. He continued to allege that there was political involvement to save the two accused persons.
Chief Minister of Goa, Dr Pramod Sawant demanded that Fatorda MLA name the political figure involved in trying to influence the investigations into the rape case of the two minors.
MGP leader Sudin Dhavalikar also demanded to know which political figure had called to sabotage the investigation and save the accused.
On Sunday, two minors girls were raped by men posing to be Goa police. The male friends of the girls raped were also assaulted. The minor girls were gang-raped by all four accused. The accused identified were Asif Hateli, Rajesh Mane, Gajanand Chinchinkar and Nitin Yabbal.