The absence of eyewitnesses to the incident cannot detract from the credibility of the complainant as her statement is to be considered independently to determine whether it has a ring of truth or not.
The petition was filed by nine lawyers in the top court challenging a bail order issued by the Madhya Pradesh High Court where a man accused of sexual assault was asked to get a rakhi tied by the victim.
know about Crime Against Women Under Indian Penal Code,1860. This mantra from Smriti unmistakably shows the high spot of regard for women in the society in antiquated India, even so, the status of women in commonsense angles was not satisfactory.
New Delhi: Senior Advocate Rebecca John, representing Priya Ramani in MJ Akbar's criminal defamation case, said today that there was no complaint lodged until 2015, because in those days the scope of IPC Section 354 was not as wide.
The Supreme Court today issued notices to the Madhya Pradesh High Court in plea by a senior Madhya Pradesh District Judge for quashing of a 2018 sexual harassment charge levelled against him by a woman judicial officer.