Hathras Case: NGO moves Supreme Court seeking to highlight "false narrative" by media against Upper Caste community

The applicant NGO contends that the media ran "purely speculative theories", bringing in the caste identities of the victim and the accused in the Hathras case and that it blamed an entire section of "upper caste."
Supreme Court
Supreme Court

An application has been filed in the Supreme Court in relation to the Hathras case calling for Court's intervention to "check the narrative " allegedly peddled through media reporting.

The applicant NGO has submitted that it works for the upliftment of economically weaker sections. It has expressed its reservations against invoking the caste of the victim as well as the accused in the Hathras case.

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