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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Gaur said women should learn judo, karate to defend themselves.
WCD dept’s data shows 38 reported cases of rape and acid attacks in city between October 2, 2013 and April 24, 2014, while police put the figure for the same period at 164.
The complainant’s lawyer told the court that she had suffered sexual harassment between 2004 and 2014.
CJI P Sathasivam said improvement in prosecution system, awareness needed to improve conviction rate.
In-depth documentation of medical evidence a must