POSCO Act: Child rapists to be awarded death penalty

The government had informed the Supreme Court on Friday that it was actively considering amending the penal law to introduce death penalty to those convicted of sexually abusing children up to 12 years of age

POSCO Act: Child rapists to be awarded death penaltyThe criminal law amendment ordinance seeks to amend the IPC, the Evidence Act, CrPC and the POCSO Act. Minimum punishment in case of rape of women has been increased from rigorous imprisonment of 7 years to 10 years, extendable to life imprisonment; in case of gang rape of a girl below 12 years, punishment will […]

AIIMS doctors express solidarity over recent rape cases across India

The AIIMS Resident Doctors Association (RDA) have written a letter to Home Minister Rajnath Singh to convey their anguish about the  atrocious rape cases which have taken place in the country. The doctors have lent their moral support to Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chief Swati Maliwal who is an indefinite hunger strike against Unnao, Kathua rape incidents on her fifth day of the strike

AIIMS doctors express solidarity over recent rape cases across IndiaIn order to express their grief and anger, over the recent heinous rape cases which have taken place in Kathua, Unnao and Surat the President of AIIMS, Resident Doctors Association has penned a letter to Home Minister Rajnath Singh. The letter states that: ‘As the whole country is shocked with the recent rape incidents across […]