The Stop-Gap Fix On Women Safety

The Ordinance seems to be more out of short term electoral compulsions than long term systemic change

 And, it comes to pass. The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, signed the Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance 2013, after it was cleared by the Cabinet on Friday. The aim is to punish those who commit sexual violence against women. The Ordinance was based primarily on the recommendations of the Justice Verma Committee. http://tehelka.com/the-governments-stop-gap-fix/

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