Rape Incidents Rising In India Due To Insensitive Remarks Made By Politicians Like Mulayam, Says UN’s Women Body

Expressing concern over rising cases of crime against women in India, the international community on Wednesday strongly condemned and crticised Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav‘s remarks  that “mistakes by boys happens sometimes. Rape accused should not be hanged”.

During a meeting of the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) being organised in Geneva, experts on women’s issues from across the globe held responsible controversial statements made by Indian leaders for increasing cases of rape and other crime against women in the country.

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