Sexual assault victims

Sexual assault victims News

Delhi government allows finger test for examining sexual assault victims

Committee says the test is not used to judge if ‘a woman is habituated to sexual intercourse’

Compensate rape victims in 24 hours, HC tells govt

The orders came during the hearing on a PIL regarding safety of women in the capital.


Time lag in compensation for rape, sexual assault victims

In Mumbai, of the 25 cases, compensation has been sanctioned for eight and the amount actually transferred to three.

BMC promise of ‘one-stop crisis centres’ for sexual assault victims still on paper

The project has been delayed as the civic body is awaiting allocation of funds from state Women and Child Development (WCD) department.

BMC plans centres to help sexual assault victims in 3 hospitals

These centres are likely to start from January 1.

A healing touch for sexual assault victims

Dilaasa follows a three-fold system in providing aid to victims