A top rights group in India has launched an investigation into a police shooting of four rape-murder suspects following accusations that they were shot to assuage public anger.
She said the family would continue to fight the case against them in court.
The human rights body also felt that the police personnel were not properly alert and prepared for any untoward activity by the accused on the spot, which resulted in death of all four.
The men had been accused of raping and murdering a young veterinarian in Hyderabad.
Having been subsequently jailed, the alleged rapist was released last week after securing bail, police officer S.K. Bhagat said in Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh state. "Not the encounter of just the poor men who rape but swift arrest and certain punishment of all rapists, however powerful or closely related to the victim", said Karuna Nundy, a lawyer practicing at India's Supreme Court who was instrumental in shaping anti-rape laws in 2013.
Video footage recorded after the "encounter" showed crowds celebrating the cops, carrying them on their shoulders, dancing and distributing candies. One of them even opened fire, following which the police had to retaliate and opened fire on the accused persons.
Moreover looking for court-monitored SIT probe, the PIL additionally sought motion towards Samajwadi Social gathering lawmaker and Bollywood actress Jaya Bachhan, and Chairperson of Delhi Fee for Girls Swati Maliwal for alleged "provocation", and "pressuring police for extrajudicial killing of arrested individuals in police custody with out trial". She launched a observe which learn, " What's been a cinematic phrase so far has become the reality today and the real heroes - Telangana Police have proved it with their action.
Meanwhile, a case involving Friday's gunfire was recorded at the Shadnagar Police Station.
V.C. Sajjanar, the police commissioner, explained, "basing on their (suspects) confession, we came here to this place (to) recover the victim's cell phone and other objects".
Among the accused is a former BJP legislator who was released on bail last week, and is also held guilty of snuffing out the lives of two aunts of the victim and grievously injuring the victim in a auto accident a year ago.
On September 29, the police arrested two truck drivers and two cleaners in connection with the case.
The police also spoke to the media, informing them that the accused attacked them with stone and snatched their weapons.