How Nirbhaya Squads will ensure safety for women in Maharashtra?

A step towards the safety of women by Mumbai Police

Ground Report | New Delhi: Nirbhaya Squads in Maharashtra; Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray accompanied by State Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil on 26th January launched 91 Nirbhaya Squad in Mumbai for women’s safety. The Maharashtra Government decided to form the Nirbhaya Squad after the brutal rape and murder of a woman in suburban Sakinaka … Read more

India’s sexual offence laws exclusionary despite progressive reforms

Narela 14 yr old girl gang rape case, what happened so far?

Recent reforms have been hailed as progressive and sensitive. Despite this, are India’s sexual offence laws exclusionary, still? Ground Report | New Delhi: In recent years, laws related to sexual offenses in India have become much more progressive. The definition of rape has been changed. It is no longer limited to penetration, but also includes … Read more