New Delhi: In an interview to Zee News, that left the entire country immersed in disbelief and severe shock, the Delhi gang-rape victim’s friend re-lived the nightmare of the December 16, 2012 night. Horrific realities and the truth of what exactly ensued inside that white bus when his friend was brutally gang-raped by six men were spoken out by the victim’s friend – a task that might put every act of courage to shame. As people learnt of some of the gruesome details of the night of December 16, celebrities took to Twitter to express themselves. Here’s what some of them had to say:
Ayesha Takia: Watching Znews, this boy.., daminis friend is a true Hero, a real Man! Applaud him for fighting for her respect n life even in worst state … Shocked n appalled to hear wot happend to him n #damini on that horrific day on the 16th dec! … Shocked n disturbed by wot the system put him through after this nightmare he and #damini went through! … Watch Znews interview now , eye opening!
Rohit Roy: Watching @zeenews .. Appalled.. Frustrated.. Shamed.. Today for the first time I`m sad that I`m Indian ... @zeenews if these 6 guys (including the underage culprit) are not punished right away , we will be shamed as a country.. Capital punishment
The revelations by the gang rape victim’s friend left the Twitter world agape at the sheer apathy meted out to them that night. The victim succumbed to her injuries on December 29, 2012.