A rape victim from Saflapur village, Arwal district of Bihar has written to Indian President Pranab Mukherjee to grant her permission for mercy death. The woman who is in her 20s lodged a rape complaint against a relative of hers on 22nd October, 2015. The alleged rapist is a defence personnel.
The woman has complained that police has barely done any investigation in the matter as the accused scot free till date. She also complained that the accused and his family were threatening her and her family and police have turned a deaf ear to that as well. hence she had decided to request the President’s involvement in the matter. Her demand is to grant her euthanasia if the accused is not punished.