Should this new law be imposed for raping minors below 12 years?


Web Desk: Rape, sexual harassment have now become so common in our society. It is important to give a fearless and safe environment for the girls, women in society. There is a need to change the law to get rid of this curse.

Deeply saddened and disturbed by the Kathua rape case of an eight-year-old, Hema Malini seconds Maneka Gandhi and demands that the rapists of minors (below 12 years old age) shall be hanged to death.

Maneka Gandhi, previously, asked her department to draft a proposal for amendment of Protection of Children Against Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act,  to bring the death penalty for the rapist of minors below 12 years of age.

People also came forward to support Hema Malini’s suggestion.

Source: Indiatimes