WC upset over rise in crime against women

RANJANA CHARAK

Jammu, Dec 19: The Jammu and Kashmir Women Commission (WC), has described the situation with regard to crime against women in the state as alarming.
The chairperson of Women Commission, Shamim Firdous, while commenting on the recent gang rape case in New Delhi said, “In absence of strict law and slow law procedures, it is difficult to curb the crime against women. The perpetrators, particularly rape accused, shall be dealt strictly and slapped with capital punishment by law without allowing a trial” she asserted.
Expressing her concern, she said the crime graph against women was fast going up in state as there was hardly any day when news of such horrible incidents is not reported by the newspapers.
She urged upon the law agencies to deal strictly with the accused in the recent rape case of a 13 year old girl at Domana in Jammu.

Lastupdate on : Wed, 19 Dec 2012 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Wed, 19 Dec 2012 18:30:00 GMT
Lastupdate on : Thu, 20 Dec 2012 00:00:00 IST




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