The more false cases, the more terrible the statistics,… The terrible the statistics, the harsher the law, the harsher the law more the false cases !!! The cycle continues and the system continues to milk the men… Every now and then a gangly or tejpal, otherwise it is millions of common men !!!!!
Rape cases increase by 70% in three years ( news from times of india )
UDAIPUR: Crimes against women are on an upsurge in the state, reveals the statistics of police. The major crimes against women include rape, kidnap, abduction, homicide for dowry, torture, molestation, sexual harassment and trafficking.
Except for dowry deaths, cases of all the other types have increased significantly in the last three years with eve teasing cases topping the chart with an alarming 85.17% increase. There were 1,976 cases of eve teasing in 2011 that increased to 3,569 till September 2013.
There has also been a rise in the number of rapes. In 2011, a total of 1,468 rape cases had been registered in the state and by September this year, the number touched 2,505 cases, which is a 70.64% increase. Similarly, figures indicate a rise in kidnap and abduction cases by more than 47% this year compared to 2011 data.
Domestic violence cases registered under Section 498-A have also witnessed a huge increase with figures touching the mark of 12,000 this year when the number was below 10,000 two years back. The only category that gives some relief is dowry deaths, where the number has decreased by 11.5% compared to 2011.
Overall crimes against women have increased by 38% in the last three years in the state which portrays a sorry state of affairs for the weaker gender despite regulations getting stricter. Case studies indicate poorer sections of society and minors as prime targets of rape. Psychoanalysts believe that the conditions in which this social strata lives makes them vulnerable to inducements. Alarmingly, in almost 90% of the cases offenders were known to the victims and those involved included family members, relatives, neighbours or friends.
A 21-year-old college student was arrested for allegedly raping a 14-year-old girl in Udaipur on December 14, 2013. The victim and the accused were neighbours and the latter had persuaded the girl to visit his rented flat on the pretext of uploading content on his laptop.
A Jaipur girl, 10, was allegedly raped by her stepfather in Mansarovar’s Pitambar Nagar on November 12 this year.
A seven-year-old girl was raped by two men on Jan 19, 2013. The girl was found bleeding and unconscious in Matsya Industrial Area in Alwar town.
A female was subjected to sexual assault, rape and blackmailing by a man she got friendly with after few telephonic conversations. The accused, who was arrested on December 15 in Udaipur, had acquired gold ornaments worth lakhs from the victim by threatening to broadcast her obscene videos on social networking sites.
Cases2011 2012 2013(Sept)Difference Increase/decrease (%)
Domestic violence 9606 10857 11978 237224.69 %
Rape 1468 1596 2505 1037 70.64 %
Eve teasing1976 1845 3659 1683 85.17%
Abduction/ kidnap 2184 2202 3219 1035 47.39 %
Dowry death400 362 354-46 -11.50 %
Suicide abetment152 122 140 -12-7.89 %
Others703 708 972 269 38.26 %
Total16489 17692 22827 6338 38.44 %
* State crime records bureau data.
From times of india