Bangladesh Mahila Parishad (BMP), a women's rights organisation, yesterday condemned the gang-rape and murder of a sixth-grader in Patuakhali on Tuesday.
In a press release, the organisation also expressed grave concern over the incident and demanded exemplary punishment for the perpetrators.
It also expressed condolences at the death of the girl and urged zero tolerance on violence against women and children. Mahila Parishad called for safety of girls in their homes. The organisation also urged all to build a social resistance against violence against women and children.