Hathras case has gained momentum and support from the entire country, people including politicians have been vocal about the case. BJP leader from Chhattisgarh Mohan Mandavi has slammed the Gandhi family and stated that there was no angle of oppression in the Hathras gang rape case. He stated that the Congress staged oppression that took place in Hathras and they are fabricating lies. He then stated that Congress is not siding with tribals but went on to protest for Hathras. He then stated that it is to politicise the issue, political leaders are now gaining popularity. The CBI team has left for Hathras for an intensive probe.