Mangalore information media network
MANGALORE: Oct 12:A 17-year-old II pre-university student Sowjanya was raped and murdered in Dharmasthala on Tuesday night.
Various student organizations have condemned the death of Soujanya .
Demanding the immediate arrest of the miscreants involved in Sowjanya’s murder, Akhila Bharathiya Vidyarthi Parishat (ABVP) plans to hold a protest in the city on Friday.
ABVP activists will form a human chain near Basaveshwara circle and later submit a memorandum to the police commissioner.
The Campus Front of India (CFI) has condemned the death of Sowjanya.
CFI Dakshina Kannada district president Mohammed Imran said the murder has created fear among people about the safety of women in Dakshina Kannada district. "There is a need to strengthen the law to prevent crimes against women," he opined.
Sourced said that police have taken custody of suspects in the case and investigations have been intensified.