A 20 year old girl dies in an accident in Bulandshahr district of Uttar Pradesh. Sudeeksha Bhati,the girl who died, overcame many hurdles and scored 98 percent in her 12th and became the topper of her district. She was the first in her family to get proper education, her parents never received quality education. She was the eldest of 6 siblings. She was studying entrepreneurship in Babson College in Massachusetts USA on a scholarship of Rs.3.80 crore.
The incident took place on Monday, the family of the deceased has alleged that the accident happened because two men on the bike were constantly harassing her, passing comments on her and were drive recklessly back and forth while she was going to a relatives house with her uncle and cousin on a separate bike. Although, the district authorities has said that the investigators of the case have found no proof of harassment. Two men who were captured on the CCTV are being investigated by the police.
When the district police talked to the eyewitnesses, they were told the accident happened when a Royal Enfield Bullet coming from the opposite direction suddenly stopped in front of their bike due to traffic, mentioning of any sort of harassment was not there. The accident caused an injury on her head. The body has been sent for postmortem.
The incident has created a hype on social media and everyone is demanding justice for Sudeeksha. The issue of eve teasing goes long back, many women and girls face these type of problems daily. Most of the time these issues go unnoticed. Our country has lost a daughter and What was her fault? When will girls be safe? The country relies on the police to find out the truth behind this and act accordingly.