Indian Government Will Post Names, Addresses, and Photos of Rapists

Part of strategy to combat crimes against women


THE Indian government said it will post the photos, names and addresses of convicted rapists on official websites to publicly shame them, in a new measure to combat growing crime against women.

Ratanjit Pratap Narain Singh, India's junior home minister, said the campaign would begin first in New Delhi, where the brutal gang-rape of a student on December 16 by six drunken men has sparked nationwide protests.

"We are planning to start it (the campaign) in Delhi," Mr Singh told reporters, hours after Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said women were being treated unfairly in India.

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  1. ‘Diverse society (USSR/India) is bound to fail’ –Putnam.

    Caste system seeds hatred among people in India.
    It’s only going to get worse in the future.
    Rape by FORWARD CASTE people to show off their hegemony (16 year SC girl was raped by 12 FC men in Haryana)

    * High Court didn’t file Suo motu case.
    * Police didn’t register complaint till victim’s father committed suicide.
    * International media had to highlight the case.
    * Victims family had to agitate for justice.
    * Sonia Gandhi, Hooda, Manmohan, Shinde never visited the victim.

    Rape by BC/SC/ST/MC people to let off their hatred (23 year FC girl is raped by 6 BC men in Delhi)
    * High Court filed Suo motu case.
    * Police caught accused within 24 hours.
    * National media and students agitate.
    * Protesters demand capital punishment for accused.
    * Sonia Gandhi, Sheila Dixit, Manmohan, Shinde visit/assure justice to the victim.

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