So far, eight persons, including mastermind Sanji Ram, have been charged with abduction, rape and murder of the eight-year-old girl in Kathua's Rasana village in January.
Mr Shah, who was addressing a convention of Shakti Kendra leaders of 33 Assembly constituencies of Belagavi division in Mudhol town, Bagalkot district kept up the relentless labelling of the state government as a "10 per cent Sarkar", observing that Mr Siddaramaiah was the only Chief Minister who wore a watch worth Rs 40 lakh "bought from bribe money". "Also, I would like to say it on record that the Jammu Bar Association president (B.S.) Slathiaji was the polling agent of Ghulam Nabi Azadji", Lekhi said.
The BJP was left red-faced after two of its legislators were caught snacking in the midst of a fast in Maharashtra.
"This pressure is being built by those who are heading the Bar Council and Bar Associations".
Responding to this, Union Minister Smriti Irani, while condemning "efforts to politicise" such cases, said stern action would be taken against those found guilty in the Unnao rape case, in which a BJP MLA is the primary accused, .
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"This proves what kind of dirty politics is being played in Jammu and Kashmir", she said.
Earlier, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, in an interview to a news channel, had stated that the culprits in both Kathua and Unnao would be punished and justice done to the victims.
In February, the girl's family moved the court seeking to include the MLA's name in the case. It has also been alleged that his goons had brutally thrashed the victim's father so badly that he died in the police custody. The government also suspended the Unnao Deputy Superintendent of Police.
"It is a very unfortunate for the state of Manipur", he said.
BJP national general secretary (Manipur in-charge) Prahlad Singh Patel who took part in the protest said that the washout of Parliament session by the Congress tantamount to throttling democracy.