Group Discussion Topic: Crime against Women
Editor - CoolAvenues | April 22,2013 01:02 pm IST
With the number of rape cases on the rise in nation's capital, Delhi is now being called the rape capital of India, ironically. Unfortunately, things haven't changed a bit even after December 16, 2012.
The attitude of police towards such cases, society, politicians, and above all - the male mentality, that consider women as objects.
Police records show high incidence of crimes against women in India. The National Crime Records Bureau reported in 1998 that the growth rate of crimes against women would be higher than the population growth rate by 2010. Earlier, many cases were not registered with the police due to the social stigma attached to rape and molestation cases. Official statistics show that there has been a dramatic increase in the number of reported crimes against women.
Some of the common forms of crime against women in India are:
• Sexual Harassment
• Child Marriage
• Female infanticides and sex selective abortions
• Domestic Violence and
Do you think women will ever have a fearless environment to live in?
What should be the ideal punishment for those involved in crime against women?
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