Legal experts say two special courts not enough; stress need for more judges.
Bassi mentioned about the ‘Himmat’ app which was launched on Thursday to enhance safety of women in Delhi.
In June 2010-December 2013, the number of cases jumped to 221 — an over fourfold increase.
Chandigarh SSP Sukhchain Singh Gill said that most cases fall flat as the witness turns hostile in the court.
Besides the involvement of relatives and persons known to complainants, the data shows an increasing trend of rape complaints.
A Delhi HC judgment has read consent into sexual intercourse so violent that it killed the woman. It raises troubling questions.
Police had found stains of the victim’s blood on Kumar’s clothes.
Avinash Kumar, lured the girl with chocolates and ferried her to the tubewell operating room in a park.
Ravi tried to flee but onlookers handed him over to Hulimavu police.
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The accused fled from the spot and adding that one of the accused, Akhil Tomar, was allegedly in a relationship with the victim.
Maharashtra has also recorded the second highest number of female juvenile offenders at 324, where most of the offenders are between 16-18 years of age.
However, the couple is traced, brought back home and, as the girl is a minor, a complaint of kidnapping is also registered against the boyfriend.
There was blood on her private parts and prima facie it appears that she was strangulated after being raped, said Station Officer.
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