The students of different colleges and schools took out a massive protest rally in the streets of Orang in Udalguri district of Assam on Saturday in protest against growing incidents of crime against women in the State.
The programme held under the aegis of Kalaguru Bishnu Rabha Degree College Students’ Union was joined by students of NRDS Junior College, Orang HS School, Saraswati English School, Eureka English School, Sankardeva Shishu Niketan among other activists of different students’ organizations.
The protesters holding placards formed a human chain and proceeded throughout the Orang Charali.
During the rally, the protestors shouted slogans against crimes against women and demanded capital punishment to the rapists along with ensuring safety to women.
Participating in the rally, Rajiv Pal, general secretary of Kalaguru Bishnu Rabha Degree College Students’ Union exhorted the students’ fraternity and the society in general to join hands against the anti-social elements deterring the progress of the society.